In the welterweight division of the UFC, Shavkat Rakhmonov is a very promising prospect, and on Saturday, he will be put to the test. Neil Magny will decide whether Rakhmonov deserves to be at the top of the division.
Shavkat Rakhmonov outlined his expectations for the upcoming in a media interview prior to UFC on ESPN 38. As he prepares for a championship run, anything less than a victory is disappointing for him.
In advance of his fight with Neil Magny, Rakhmonov said through an interpreter at the UFC on ESPN 38 media day on Wednesday (h/t MMAJunkie). “I’m prepared to demonstrate my superiority over him and everyone else in the division. I think I’m deserving of more consideration. I’ll soon be the UFC champion, God willing. Time will reveal it.
Shavkat Rakhmonov is no exception to the rule that fighters generally dislike to predict how they will be raised. The welterweight prospect is confident that he will prevail against Neil Magny at UFC on ESPN 38, regardless of how the fight proceeds.
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