The rising UFC prospect published he had a falling out with the usual UFC lightweight champion over what he claims to be a misunderstanding over some social media feedback. Chimaev (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) answered to a fan online, who said Nurmagomedov was going to “shatter him,” that he would stop the the same to the retired UFC megastar.
The Chechen fighter now says it was a misunderstanding and that he didn’t meant it in a inner most manner to Nurmagomedov, but extra on the side of being as a lot as any effort as a fighter willing to war somebody.
“Some man write one thing about me take care of, ‘Khabib going to shatter you,’ and I solution for this man, but it without a doubt was my dangerous because I contrivance to this bullsh*t man that no-one is conscious of,” Chimaev urged Frontkick.online. “I solution him if he needs to shatter me, I’m going to shatter him, too. (I answered) take care of this because I’m a proper man and I’m going to solution take care of that. If any individual says he’ll shatter you, what stop you need me to shriek?
“He said, ‘Khabib going to shatter you,’ and in my head, if any individual says he’s going to shatter you, for sure I’m going to solution, ‘No one is going to shatter me. I’m going to shatter everyone.’
“In case you’re a proper man, you perhaps can have to mediate take care of that, (unless) you’re some rooster you perhaps can also’t stop up. Infrequently you neglect you’re successfully-known, and I change into successfully-known take care of in the end sooner than, and calm generally and you wake up and mediate it’s usual life for you.”
Chimaev said he’s has no effort with Nurmagomedov and consistently rooted for him in his occupation. Chimaev even said his mother prayed for Nurmagomedov when he was gearing as a lot as defend his title against Conor McGregor.
“This man I regarded as a lot as him within the starting, and I calm explore as a lot as him because he grew to change into a champ and he’s one amongst the suitable fighters on the planet,” Chimaev said. “Folk mediate I hate him, but I genuinely take care of him because he’s Muslim. I’m Muslim. It’s take care of the the same take care of he comes from some village take care of me, similar nation. Little republic take care of Chechnya, Dagestan take care of right here remains to be the the same. I in point of fact own plenty of brothers from Dagestan, and yeah, I’m Muslim, he’s Muslim – alhamdulillah.”
Chimaev returns to the octagon in October. He takes on China’s Li Jingliang (17-6 MMA, 9-4 UFC) at UFC 267, which is anticipated to occur in Abu Dhabi. Chimaev is unbeaten in his MMA occupation. The bout with Jingliang will most seemingly be his first war lend a hand since battling complications from COVID-19, which saved him out of action in leisurely 2020 and the first half of 2021.