UFC 280 is ready to be headlined by an enormous Light-weight Championship match between Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev, and now 155-pound contender Justin Gaethje has given his decide for the conflict.
‘The Spotlight’ was final in motion again at UFC 274, the place he misplaced to Oliveira, however the Brazilian fighter had already misplaced his title on the scales, so he was unable to maintain the Championship.
Gaethje will likely be hoping to be one of many subsequent in line for a title shot, after a powerful win over Michael Chandler again in November 2021, however who does he suppose he may doubtlessly be dealing with for the 155-pound belt?
Right here is the prediction that Justin Gaethje gave for the UFC 280 major occasion between Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev on Saturday, October twenty second 2022.
Justin Gaethje UFC 280 Prediction
Chatting with FanSided MMA’s Amy Kaplan, Gaethje revealed who he can see taking the win within the huge major occasion.
He mentioned: “I instructed them [the UFC] that I’ll be prepared subsequent 12 months someday. I haven’t been capable of spar but, however I’m in good condition. I’m getting extra hungry to compete, so subsequent 12 months anytime.
“They [Oliveira and Makhachev] are combating for the championship and I’ll positively be watching it. There are a few totally different situations I maintain enjoying out. Most certainly Makhachev wins by resolution, I’m unsure the way it will go. Oliveira’s been spectacular, I’m excited to look at it.
It’s fairly the prediction from the previous challenger to the 155-pound gold, and he will likely be hoping to maneuver again into title competition when he returns to the octagon in 2023.
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What’s the scheduled Combat Card for UFC 280 proper now?
For reference, right here is the combat card for UFC 280 is as follows in line with the official UFC website (as of writing on October eighth 2022):
- Shamil Abdurakhimov vs Jailton Almeida – Heavyweight bout
- Muhammad Mokaev vs Malcolm Gordon – Flyweight bout
- Abubakar Nurmagomedov vs Gadzhi Omargadzhiev – Welterweight bout
- Magomed Mustafaev vs Yamato Nishikawa – Light-weight Bout
- Zubaira Tukhugov vs Lucas Almeida – Featherweight Bout
- Volkan Oezdemir vs Nikita Krylov – Mild Heavyweight Bout
- Makhmud Muradov vs Caio Borralho – Middleweight Bout
- Belal Muhammad vs Sean Brady – Welterweight Bout
- Katlyn Chookagian vs Manon Fiorot – Girls’s Flyweight Bout
- Beneil Dariush vs Mateusz Gamrot – Light-weight Bout
- Petr Yan vs Sean O’Malley – Bantamweight Bout
- Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw – UFC Bantamweight Title Bout
- Charles Oliveira vs Islam Makhachev – UFC Light-weight Title Bout
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