Ankalaev attacks Poatan again after UFC 303 and mocks the light heavyweight champion's resistance

Athlete from Russia is willing to fight on North American soil and guarantees that he will knock out a Brazilian next

In tireless search for the opportunity to face Alex Poatán for the light heavyweight title (up to 93kg.), Magomed Ankalayev didn't let the Brazilian take advantage of his victory in the UFC 303 and has already provoked the champion again. On his social networks, the Russian assured again that it is not necessary to use grappling and said that the result of any meeting would be a knockout in his favor.

“All these guys in the top 5 got knocked out. I'm the best light heavyweight on the planet. None of these guys are on my level and now I can fight the champion and I believe he is not scared of me like the others. Believe me, I'm going to knock Alex out. I don't need to drop it. This guy's chin is gone, but I know he's dangerous," Ankalaev said on his official Twitter account. 'X' (old Twitter).


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Poatan receives yellow belt in judo from Kayla Harrison after knockout at UFC 303. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter/ESPN

By continuing his speech, Magomed avoided demanding another fight in the United Arab Emirates and was willing to hold a confrontation on North American soil.

“Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia, New York, Las Vegas, no matter the place or time, I will knock them out. Be ready, Alex,” she concluded.

Magomed Ankalaev should be the next challenger for Alex Poatan's belt. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter

Magomed Ankalayev want to face Alex Poatán Next. Photo: Reproduction/Twitter

After a second successful defense of the light heavyweight belt, Alex Poatán he avoided making any decision about the next fight. Despite the fans' desire to watch him in the heavyweight division (up to 120,2kg), Dana White and the Brazilian show more interest in continuing his increased legacy in the current division.


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