Highly touted UFC welterweight Khamzat Chimaev won’t retire; instead, he’s plotting a return to action later this year. Now with his health improving, Chimaev’s manager Ali Abdelaziz confirmed via text message to MMA Fighting that he’s currently targeting July for his next fight in the UFC.Mar 25, 2021
Weight: 170 lbs.
Stockholm, Sweden Khamzat Chimaev Division Welterweight Middleweight Reach 75 in (190 cm) Style Wrestling Fighting out of Stockholm, Sweden
He has been signed to the UFC since July 2020. Chimaev is notable for breaking the quickest turnaround record in the UFC in his first two fights. After winning his debut on July 16th he won his second fight only ten days later on July 26th.