Brian Ortega Is Not Impressed With Khabib Nurmagomedov

Undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently set to throw down with octagon returning Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229. That being said, it would appear that fellow undefeated UFC featherweight contender Brian Ortega believes he can defeat the Dagestan native.

“From what I’ve seen from the Michael Johnson fight, his chin…it’s not that great.” Ortega said, as seen within the video above. “I want to fight Khabib,” Ortega later continued.

Check it out within the video above.

Brian Ortega was initially set to fight reigning UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway in the co-main event of UFC 226. However, Holloway was pulled from the bout after suffering concussion-like symptoms.

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