There is no doubt about that Kamaru Usmans Remember, he can beat high-rated prospects Chamzat Chimaev in a possible fight.
Khamzat Chimaev was recently promoted to the top of the division in his fight against 2nd ranked Gilbert Burns. The fighter from Chechnya was shown the difference in opponent caliber between low ranks and the top 5 of the UFC welterweight division. Welterweight king Kamaru Usman closely followed the fight at UFC 273 between Chimaev and Burns.
In a recent interview with TMZ Sports, Kamaru discusses the fight and breaks it down while giving his opinion on the upcoming title contender. Despite giving Khamzat great credit for his rise to the top, Usman still believes he is on a very different level compared to the title contenders.
When the reporter asked about the odds if Usman could beat Chimaev, the Nigerian Nightmare gave a very confident answer. “I never doubted that I could and will or would beat anyone in the world.” said Usman, who justified the fact that he is the number one pound-for-pound champion in the world.
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After the Burns fight, several fans got to see a different side of Chimaev’s fighting game. It showed the fighter had heart and soul as he fired off KO-worthy shots to the chin and still fought on for three rounds. Usman, who watched the fight closely, thinks he saw some weaknesses in Chimaev’s game.
“Absolutely. I should do that” Kamaru said while discussing holes in Chimaev’s game in the TMZ interview. “That’s my job. That’s just how I roll, what I do. I constantly dissect every single situation and I definitely did that in this fight. But there were a lot of things there that I knew needed to be the been present all along.”
How do you think a fight between Khamzat and Kamaru will end?
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https://firstsportz.com/ufc-kamaru-usman-says-he-will-beat-khamzat-chimaev/ “I never had doubts”