Paddy Pimblett lately shared his predictions for the upcoming fight between Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev.
The long-awaited clash will take place on October 22 on the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi at UFC 280. Charles Oliveira (33-8-1) will attempt to reclaim his vacated light-weight belt towards Islam Makhachev (22-1). In impact, ‘Do Bronx‘ was stripped of his title following from a missed weigh-in that occurred at UFC 274.
32 years outdated, Charles Oliveira is on a sequence of 11 consecutive victories having defeated the easiest in its class. Last May, throughout his final efficiency within the octagon, the Brazilian overcame the biggest hitter in the divisionJustin Gaethje (23-4).
” It will be a great fight, but I think Charles will be too strong. I think Charles will finish it, in 3 rounds, something like that. He faced much higher caliber opponents, much more dangerous fighters, and he got away with it. And I just think he has too many tools in his arsenal for Islam to cope with.”
Paddy’The Baddy‘ (19-3) him, out of a resounding victory against Jordan Leavitt (10-2) whom he beat by submission within the 2nd spherical at UFC London, final July. Now, to his credit score, the native of Liverpool has 3 wins for the identical variety of fights within the UFC.
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