Khamzat Chimaev has actually exposed he does not appreciate the possibility of making the greatest income of his occupation when he deals with Nate Diaz at UFC 279 in September.
mixed martial arts followers worldwide shed their minds when it was introduced that Nate Diaz lastly had the last challenger on his UFC agreement exposed. The a lot more sensational information was that it was ‘Borz’, a battle that Diaz had actually formerly confessed he would certainly denied.
The No3- rated Chimaev will certainly place everything on the line when he deals with the unranked follower fave as well as expertDiaz The Chechen- birthed Swede has actually been promoting this battle frequently on social media sites attempting to annoy the Stockton indigenous as well as it looks like though it’s functioned as both males have actually joined the populated line.
On the most up to date episode of The MIXED MARTIAL ARTS Hour, Khamzat Chimaev exposed he’s most likely to have his greatest cash advance yet versus Diaz yet confessed’s not also on his mind:
“It makes me even more famous when I beat him [Nate Diaz]. I don’t care so much about that [money]. I am happy with what I have now. If they give that [pay-per-view points], I will be happy. I hope so.”
Despite Diaz being unranked, a sway the expert for Chimaev will certainly almost ensure him a chance at the welterweight title. Who ‘Borz’ might possibly deal with will certainly be determined when Kamaru Usman protects the 170lb band versus Leon Edwards following month.
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Khamzat Chimaev thinks he really did not require to approve Nate Diaz defend welterweight title shot
Few boxers’ increases in the UFC can contrast to that ofKhamzat Chimaev The 28-year-old has actually stunned nearly every person in each of his UFC looks that have actually all been granted a Performance or Fight of the Night reward.
Although he has to currently dominate expert Nate Diaz initially, Chimaev exposed to Ariel Helwani that he really did not require to approve a battle with the 37-year-old to ensure himself a welterweight title spell:
“I don’t need to fight with Nate Diaz. If I wanted to wait, this is going to take a long time. Usman fights one time in one year now. He has everything. He has money. He is pound-for-pound number one. That’s why he wants to wait. You know like, he takes a long time, he doesn’t want to lose his belts.”
The No3- rated welterweight thinks his efficiency versus Gilbert Burns sufficed to validate a champion battle. However, he approves that he would certainly have needed to wait a long period of time to combat Kamaru Usman next because he’s currently arranged to deal with Leon Edwards in August.