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Josh Thomson discusses why he’s “not offered” on Khamzat Chimaev being a legitimate super star: “He came out on fireworks and simply sort of blown over”

By Harry Kettle – December 28, 2023

Mixed martial arts expert Josh Thomson has actually described why he isn’t completely encouraged by the super star capacity of Khamzat Chimaev.

For over 3 years now, Khamzat Chimaev has actually been among the most discussed stars in combined martial arts. His supremacy inside the Octagon has actually been clear for all to see, which chooses middleweight along with welterweight.

Now, nevertheless, numerous are delegated question what the next action is going to be for ‘Borz’. He plainly has the skill required to compete for a title, however his lack of exercise is something that has actually raised more than a couple of eyebrows.

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As we expect his future, Josh Thomson has actually provided his ideas on where the leading competitor is presently at.

Thomson’s Chimaev view

“I’m not, I stated this the last time I saw him battle, I’m not offered on him. I’m not offered on Khamzat Chimaev. Everybody’s like ‘you’re silly, you’re being a hater’. I’m like no, I do not care what you guys state, I’ve remained in the battle video game a long, long period of time. Fighters come, fighters go. They take off into the scene and think what? They remain around for a little bit attempting to get back on track and some of them never ever do and some have a renewal.

“Charles Oliveira is among the guys that had a renewal. A great deal of guys before in the previous never ever did. Melvin Guillard never ever did, he came on like fireworks and simply sort of blown over and disappeared and I do not even understand where he’s at now. That’s no knock on him, that occurs to a great deal of fighters, I’m simply utilizing him as an example.”

Quotes through MMA News

Are you thrilled to see what is next for Khamzat Chimaev? Will he be a world champ by the end of 2024? Let us understand, BJPENN Nation!

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