August 18, 2022

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Logan Paul accepts UFC star Khamzat Chimaev’s struggle problem, however on his phrases

YouTuber Logan Paul has accepted a problem to struggle rising UFC star Khamzat Chimaev, however there’s a huge catch to ensure that the 2 to sq. off.

Logan Paul has taken the struggle world by storm. His boxing profession has seen him sq. off in opposition to fellow influencer KSI, 50-0 champion Floyd Mayweather and he not too long ago made his WWE debut at WrestleMania.

Now, with the elder Paul brother itching to get into MMA as effectively, The Maverick has responded to a name out by undefeated UFC welterweight Khamzat Chimaev.

Throughout an interview with Ariel Helwani on MMA Hour, Paul expressed an curiosity in preventing the three-time Swedish Nationwide champion, however he would solely achieve this on his phrases.

Logan Paul will struggle Khamzat Chimaev on one situation

Again in March, Chimaev informed Paul he’d be “ready for him in UFC” if Dana White gave him an opportunity to compete.

Whereas Paul has gone on to say he would wish to struggle Paddy Pimblett, he isn’t ruling out a bout in opposition to Chimaev, nevertheless it gained’t be within the octagon.

Based on Paul, he’s had a short showdown with Chimaev earlier than. Again in 2019, he educated in a health club in Sweden and seen a “badass” man watching him who simply so occurred to be the upcoming UFC star.

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“I simply confirmed up on the health club and sparred a few their guys,” he revealed. “They didn’t let me spar Khamzat. Yeah, no, he’s a f***ing canine. I’m not doing MMA with him. I’d field him for certain. I’d be very happy to field him, however that’s the issue, all these UFC guys are locked up. They’re locked up. So it’s exhausting to get a struggle with any of them.”

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So, don’t get your hopes as much as see Logan Paul struggle Chimaev in UFC, however a boxing match is unquestionably a risk – that’s, if the combined martial artist isn’t competing for a title.

On April 10, the Swede defeated the #2 ranked welterweight Gilbert Burns to leap to 3rd general within the rankings to arrange a attainable struggle in opposition to Colby Covington sooner or later.