Well, if the strategy is to be bold, the Khabib Nurmagomedov is on the right path in the course of his tenure as UFC lightweight champion.
Khabib wants three more fights...soon https://t.co/7g2DVr0Ok1— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) May 6, 2019
Nurmagomedov's certainly not lacking for confidence. According to his agent, "He wants to fight on Sept. 7th and again in December." He also seems keen on fighting again sometime in April 2020.
Khabib Nurmagomedov would like to defend his title three times over the next 11 months, according to his agent Ali Abdelaziz. Lot of additional details in the full story here: https://t.co/IftHvkw2sk pic.twitter.com/R4cdfbxvNg— Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN) May 5, 2019
"He's not a worthy enough opponent right now. That's the feeling from all of us, as a team," the agent said.
Undefeated in 27 fights, whoever draws the short straw will have quite the challenge ahead of them in their attempt to take the lightweight title back from the 30-year-old brawler.