MMA – Islam Makhachev is now fifth within the light-weight class and a conflict towards Rafael Dos Anjos is reportedly within the works.
Rafael Dos Anjos has revealed that he would be the subsequent opponent ofIslam Makhachev. The Dagestanese had given a number of names of lightweights he was able to face and the Brazilian was one in every of them. Now 5e of the class after his current victory towards Thiago Moises, Makhachev has reportedly accepted a proposal from the UFC to face RDA.
The Brazilian explains on Twitter : “The UFC simply instructed me that Islam agreed to face me on October 30 in 5 rounds in Abu Dhabi. Khabib will agree to return out of retirement to avenge his brother’s defeat after that. “
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Brett Okamoto, reporter for ESPN accomplished: “I spoke to the supervisor of Islam, Ali Abdelaziz. He stated Islam needs to struggle in December, however the UFC needs it in October if it will possibly. But Islam is returning to Russia, they have not mentioned it but. Ali denied for Khabib. Khabib is retired and so they have confronted one another earlier than. “
An Islam Makhachev vs. Rafael Dos Anjos is subsequently in negotiations. RDA is a veteran and a win towards him could be the primary huge identify added to Makhachev’s file. As for Khabib, as just lately introduced, he is not going to come out of retirement even when Islam had been to lose.