American mixed style fighter (MMA) Justin Gaethje promised to test the strength of the Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov. He wrote about this on his Twitter account.
Gaethje praised the response of the 32-year-old Russian, who commented on comparisons with Muhammad Ali. Nurmagomedov admitted that the famous boxer has achieved incredible success outside the ring in the fight for the rights of blacks in the United States. “This guy is incredibly smart and tough. We'll have to test it for strength, ”wrote Gatji.
Both athletes are known for their performances in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). On October 25, Nurmagomedov and Gatji will lead the UFC tournament. The Russian will have to defend the belt of the organization's lightweight champion. Gajee will enter the Octagon as interim champion.
Nurmagomedov has a series of 28 victories and not a single defeat. Gaethje has 22 wins and two defeats.