UFC’s hottest Prospect Khamzat Chimaev has issued a stern warning to UFC’s welterweight division and has stated that he is going to beat everyone who will be stepping in his way. Khamzat Chimaev is now scheduled to fight his toughest matchup in Gilbert Burns who is the no.2 ranked UFC welterweight contender. The duo is set to fight at UFC 273 event that will take place on April 9, 2022, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. The event is going to be headlined by the much-anticipated featherweight matchup between Alexander Volkanovski vs The Korean Zombie. Also in the co-main event, UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling will be defending his title against Petr Yan in a rematch.
Now ahead of this highly anticipated match between Khamzat Chimaev and Gilbert burns, Chimaev has given out a warning to the entire welterweight division.
“The people talk about top, top 10, top 5, doing these things. If somebody stands in my way, I’m going to kill them,” Chimaev said in a UFC promo video. “Don’t stand in my way. I’m here, undefeated, undisputed, I’m the champ, I’m the king, I come for everyone.”
“I am the champ, I am the king, I am the best ever, better than everybody. Smash everybody, nobody’s like me,” Chimaev said as he was training in a video posted to BlockAccess, his sponsor’s, YouTube channel. “They’re too slow, coach, the guys too slow, too weak, coach. I am too strong for them, too fast, coach. I have conditioning with no limit, limited edition condition, my right-hand coach, broke the mountains.”
Gilbert Burns reveals he is training with Kamaru Usman
Former UFC welterweight title challenger Gilbert Burns ahead of his fight against Khamzat chimaev has revealed that he has been training with his former opponent and also his teammate, UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman.
“Usman came a couple of days to help out,” Burns said to TMZ Sports… “He was helping me a couple of times, not training with me but kinda coaching. Very high IQ and very good advice. Was good to have him around” Gilbert Burns.
“That’s Rocky and Apollo, Apollo beat Rocky and came out to help out so yeah that’s kind of like being in it. To be honest, I make peace with that. The guy beat me, for sure I want to become champion, but I’m not after Kamaru, I’m after the title, I want to become the champion, I want to become the best. I don’t have any beef, nothing personal, no grudge against Kamaru” Gilbert Burns said.
- Khamzat Chimaev sends a stern warning to the welterweight division
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