Less than a week remains for him UFC 254, the one that will have Khabib Nurmagomedov Y Justin gaethje in the stellar. A new great night will be lived in Abu Dhabi, where there will be a title at stake for the most important names in the leading company of Mixed Martial Arts. There is no doubt that it will be one of the best events in recent times, so anxiety and expectation grows more and more these days.
“On the island of the fight”, the Russian champion (28-0-0) will defend the lightweight belt (70 kg) against the American (22-2-0), being one of the most difficult crosses for him. It will not be easy at all against the North American, but he does not lose hope of being able to remain undefeated. No one has been able to finish him in his career, making him one of the best fighters of all time, undefeated from start to finish.
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«I create damage and I hope to do much to it. If I barely miss and just cut back, it keeps doing damage, damage done. In a 25 minute fight, I will create damage in one way or another. The thing about Tony (Ferguson) is that Tony loves that. And one thing for sure about Khabib is that he doesn’t love that. We will see what happens in the cage, but I think I will not have many problems against him, “he said. Justin gaethje, who wants to be the first to defeat him.
For its part, Khabib Nurmagomedov he had also given his opinion a few days ago. There, he said, “Nothing changes. I will try to fight him. If he’s going to defend my takedowns for a long time, I’m going to try two, three times, try 100 times. Of course, I’m going to box with him. I’m going to kick with him. It’s going to be kickboxing and wrestling mixed. I think he has a good wrestling defense, very good wrestling defense actually.
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Khabib Nurmagomedov (champion) vs. Justin gaethje (interim champion) – for the lightweight title.
Jared Cannonier vs. Robert Whittaker.
Walt Harris vs. Alexander Volkov.
Phil Hawes vs. Jacob Malkoun.
Lauren Murphy vs. Liliya Shakirova.
Magomed Ankalaev vs. Ion Cutelaba.
Stefan Struve vs. Tai Tuivasa.
Alex Oliveira vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov.
Sam Alvey vs. Da Un Jung.
Sergey Morozov vs. Umar Nurmagomedov (out due to illness).
Liana Jojua convs. tra Miranda Maverick.
Casey Kenney vs. Nathaniel Wood.
Joel Alvarez vs. Alexander Yakovlev.