Khamzat Chimaev isn’t guaranteed who he is fighting next but is really self-assured he can defeat whoever it may well be. He spoke with reporters not long ago in Abu Dhabi about some probable long term opponents.
“I never know,” Chimaev admitted relating to who his next opponent is (through MMAFighting). “I’m ready for any individual. We will see. Several men say, ‘He’s not leading-10. No one is aware him.’ Every person speak about me, how they can say that no person knows me? I believe these men are scared, they speak bullsh*t.”
Darren Until has been lobbying for a bout with the undefeated fighter. Chimaev mentioned that Till is not on his degree, on the other hand.
“This guy’s a pleasant, but not my amount. I’m likely to just take him down, I’m going to smash him.”
Chimaev was when rumored to be preventing Demian Maia upcoming. It is not apparent if that is nevertheless the strategy, nonetheless. Chimaev states that he would like to face the longtime UFC veteran and possibly even submit him.
“I want to combat with Demian Maia,” Chimaev said. “Maybe I choke him out and get the black belt, we will see. If he want to combat with me, I am all set.”
All round, Chimaev is not that involved with who his next opponent will be.
“For me it does not matter,” Chimaev ongoing. “I want to fight, I like to struggle. The belt is coming. What are they gonna do? I finished all my opponents. They have to give me the belt.”
Footage of Chimaev’s interview can be considered in the player under: