UFC middleweight Nick Maximov just made it to the Fight Night tag co-main event in his third UFC fight and Nick Diaz protege couldn’t be better as he is undefeated in his final battle as well as against the knockout artist and another up-and-coming contender. Punhale Soriano at UFC Vegas 47. Maximov is so far 8-0 in his overall MMA career with a 100% pre-UFC career finish rate.
Maximov, who trained at Nick Diaz . Academymade his UFC debut by earning a contract at Dana White’s Contenders Series in November 2020 when he had a unanimous decision victory over Oscar Corta. Plus, so far, Maximov is leading 3-0 in the UFC. In an attempt to notice the star before it fully shines, Maximov was also interviewed outside the Octagon.
Nick Maximov believes he’s outpacing Sean O’Malley, Paddy Pimblett so far in what he’s doing
In an interview with TMZ Sports, Maximov begins by talking about his fight with Soriano. Although a decisive win, Maximov reckons he won all three rounds fair and square and is now aiming for a much higher position in competition and card games. “This is my second UFC fight, I am fighting all these top prospects without losing or not losing a single fight, I was like ‘Why do I fight tough guys’, no one else is doing it, not Paddy Pimblett, not Sean O’Malleyno one does it, i’m the only one doing this. ”
Maximov believes that the UFC is “With wolves,” and sometimes we’re talking about “Borz” itself, Khamzat Chimaev. “Why are people scared? He showed no fear at all. because he hasn’t fought any wrestlers yet,“ Maximov talking about Chimaev “He is a wrestler who has never fought with any wrestler. So I thought, ‘what the hell, fight me!‘”
As for his future, Maximov is confident of taking down anyone in the top five of the UFC middleweight rankings, including champion Israel Adesanya. What do you think of Maximov’s performance against Soriano? Who do you think is next for Nick Diaz Academy supporter? Where do you see him in 2023? In the end, how do you think Maximov will confront Khamzat Chimaev?
https://firstsportz.com/what-the-fk-fight-me-undefeated-prospect-nick-maximov-puts-on-an-open-challenge-to-khamzat-chimaev/ “What the f**k fight me!” Unbeatable prospect Nick Maximov poses an open challenge to Khamzat Chimaev »FirstSportz