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Coach of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Habib Nurmagomedov Javier Mendez told about preparation for fight against American Justin Gati. His words leads portal allboxing.ru.
According to méndez, Gati nothing to surprise Nurmagomedov, although he is a great fighter. The expert stressed that Gati compared to Tony Ferguson, much less the rich Arsenal.
Meanwhile, Mendez noticed that the American has lost only twice in his career and both times “just because of their stupidity.” “If he fought with the mind, then, most likely, would have remained undefeated,” concluded the coach.
May 8, Mendes has compared Ferguson and the Irishman Conor McGregor and explained the superiority of the first. He noted that it is impossible to allow the Irishman to strike, as this could end badly.
On may 10 the tournament UFC 249 Gati Ferguson won and became the interim champion of the organization in the lightweight division. Next match Geti must hold against Nurmagomedov. Fighters can meet in August or September of this year.
Video, photo All from Russia.