Thursday, February 3, 2022 – 15:49 WIB
VIVA – Michael Chandler paved the way to get a ticket to win the UFC lightweight title. He had already devised a plan, which was to defeat two terrible fighters this week, who were they?
To note, Chandler’s career is slowly fading, it was calculated after defeating Dan Hooker at UFC 257 with a KO/TKO victory in the first round, Chandler’s name then fell.
This American fighter lost two times in a row. The former were defeated by Charles Oliveira at UFC 262 and Justin Gaethje at UFC 268 in November 2021. This condition made his ranking decrease, now he is sitting in fifth position.
Chandler didn’t want to bemoan his fate for too long. He took a step into the title fight again, to get this opportunity he made a strategy, namely to win two matches in a row.
For the closest match, many parties say he will fight Tony Ferguson, the fighter who is in 7th position. The two fighters have been throwing emotions at each other on social media.