The team of Islam Makhachev spoke about the preparations for the fight for the title of champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) with the Brazilian Charles Oliveira.
“Islam and the whole team began the final stage of preparation for the fight. The collection began in Dubai, ”the representative of the TASS team quotes.
The Russian will fight the Brazilian on October 22 as part of the main event of the UFC 280 tournament in Abu Dhabi.
Recall that Oliveira lost the status of the reigning UFC lightweight champion due to a failed weigh-in. Despite his victory, the title remained vacant.
On February 26, Makhachev defeated American Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night. The 30-year-old fighter won by technical knockout in the first round. The Russian has 22 wins and one loss in MMA.
Earlier, Nurmagomedov spoke about a possible change in the weight category by Makhachev.
Source: RT на русском by russian.rt.com.
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