The book fight between Islam Makhachev and Charles Oliveira will take place at UFC 280 at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi on Saturday 22 October
Eastern UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov calls Islam Makhachev better skilled than Charles Oliveira.31-year-old Islam Makhachev (22–1 MMA) has won the last 10 matches in a row
32-year-old Charles Oliveira (23–8 MMA) reaches UAE after winning 11 consecutive matches.Khabib Nurmagomedov has said that Islam Makhachev will win the title by winning UFC 280
Khabib said that “I think Islam is more skilled than Oliveira. Secondly, his experience as an amateur fighter.”.Also, he’s at his peak. Islam is at his peak. Islam isn’t 23, 26 or 27. He’s 30.
It’s the best time for any athlete. It’s a time when your mental and physical state should be in synergy.
Khabib further said that “Or when you’re 27 and at your physical peak, but mentally you’re not there yet, because you’re just 27, not 31. And Islam is at his peak. I think Islam is better overall. Of course, there are some potential dangers that we’re working on where Islam needs to be careful. Other than that, Islam should roll over him.”