UFC News: Khamzat Chimaev vs Li Jingliang welterweight clash UFC 267
Khamzat Chimaev vs Li Jingliang in the works for October
OctagonBet reported Wednesday that verbal agreements are in place for Chimaev (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and Jingliang (17-6 MMA, 9-4 UFC) to fight on October 30. UFC 267 is expected to take place in Abu Dhabi.
Chimaev, 27, has been in a long battle with the lingering effects of COVID-19. The Chechen-born fighter has not been in the octagon since knocking out Gerald Meerschaert in 17 seconds last September.
China’s Jingliang, 33, has won eight of his past 10 bouts and is coming off a first-round KO of Santiago Ponzinibbio at UFC on ABC 1 on in January.
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