“Dana White Wants This Fight”: Exact Timeline for Justin Gaethje Fight Revealed by Top Ranked Opponent Rafael Fiziev

Published 01/11/2023, 2:39 AM EST

UFC lightweight fighter, Rafael Fiziev, is quickly making a name for himself in the world of MMA. He currently holds a six-fight winning streak, and since his UFC debut, he has yet to suffer a loss. His impressive performances have gained him a lot of fans and have caught the attention of the MMA community.

‘Ataman’ is famous for his striking ability and versatile skill set. Moreover, he now reveals that he knows who his next opponent might be. He stated that he had been informed that the match-making process for his next fight was currently underway and he was excited about it. He’s been preparing and training hard and is looking forward to putting on a show for the fans in his next fight.


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Fiziev has proven himself to be a formidable opponent. Due to this, his next opponent will have a tough challenge ahead of them. His winning streak has earned him a reputation as a fighter to watch out for. It’s expected that his next fight will be announced soon, and fans are looking forward to seeing him continue his streak.

Rafael Fiziev unveils the next foe: Can Gaethje survive the fiery onslaught?

Rafael Fiziev recently revealed that the UFC has promised him a fight against Justin Gaethje in March. “I’m not announcing anything, but the UFC promised us that I’ll be fighting Justin Gaethje in March,” Fiziev said. “Everyone wants this fight. Dana White wants this fight. I was told to get ready for March.

Fiziev also mentioned that they are currently waiting for the contract to make the fight official. “We’re waiting for the contract to make it official. That’s what it is as of now. If something changes, I’ll be shocked,” he added.

This upcoming fight between Fiziev and Gaethje is highly anticipated by fans, with both fighters known for their striking skills and exciting fighting style. Fiziev currently holds an impressive professional record of 8 wins and 1 loss, with 5 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

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Gaethje, on the other hand, is a former interim lightweight champion with a professional record of 22 wins and 3 losses, with 17 of those wins coming by way of knockout. It is a certainty that the fight between these two striking powerhouses will be a thrilling one.

Fiziev vs Gaethje: A Matchup to Make Fans’ Hearts Skip a Beat!

Both the fighters having explosive power in their hands makes this fight interesting and is sure enough to rile up the fans. Here’s what they had to say:

One fan said: “Need this or dustin 2″

Some fan said: “Watch justin back out”

Another wrote: “This is the ONLY fight that makes sense for these two”

Another fan said: “Fiziev smokes Gaethje change my mind”

One fan joked: “I’m not announcing anything but let me announce something real quick

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A fan gave his prediction: “Gaethje will piece Fiziev up”


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While another contradicted: “Fiziev doesn’t get touched

One fan said: “I have a strong feeling justin will stop this fight from happening yet again”

One fan commented: “The only person that doesn’t want this fight is Gaethje lol


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Whom do you think will emerge victorious out of these two? Let us know in the comments below.

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Himakshu Vyas

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Himakshu Vyas is a Combat Sports author at Essentiallysports. He is passionate about sports, with soccer and MMA being the sports he is most involved in. Aside from that, he follows the global soccer scene.

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