Khamzat Chimaev went viral once again, after being shown struggling with Daniel cormier in these hours. The fighter who is all the rage for his presence in the UFC gave something to talk about, after a video that was broadcast on social networks. The rising star from Chechnya has a 3-0 record at Dana White’s company, being the fastest of any other Mixed Martial Arts fighter.
Being this way, he was with the former heavyweight champion and UFC legend, Daniel cormier, in the last hours. They both gave a friendly match in Abu Dhabi, outside a hotel. The two are in “the island of the fight”, since DC is as a sportscaster and the Swede as an assistant to a fighter who competed this Saturday. For this reason, two of the surnames that will make the most noise in history have gone viral.
Cormier filled his mouth with compliments for Khamzat Chimaev a few days ago too. The Swedish fighter gave a buzz in his last crossing, after destroying Gerald Meerschaert in just 17 seconds. The Vegas 11 had the presence again of an “animal of MMA”, who only threw a blow and finished with his opponent. It was precisely for this reason that the former champion filled him with praise.
The UFC knows they have a world star with this kid. We are going to schedule it twice because this guy is special and he showed it last weekend. And you know what is even more impressive? It is a 170 pound. You can fight five more times if you want. His physique is intact, they have not hurt him. He is a real animal in the ring. It is impressive ”, communicated weeks ago.
At the same time, Daniel cormier He also explained: “By 2021, Khamzat Chimaev is he fighting for the belt or is he the champion. Remember, in 2021, Khamzat Chimaev is the double champion, 170 and 185 (pounds). I love Israel Adesanya, but up and down, he fights everyone. After what I saw, this spaceship goes to the moon. He has a great philosophy, he has a great fighting mind, he has all the physical ability to master two weight classes, the guy is the real deal.
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