Zabit Magomedsharipov was on a lot of hardcore fans’ must-watch lists for UFC 223, and the rising featherweight, as well as opponent Kyle Bochniak, certainly didn’t disappoint.
Magomedsharipov has had plenty of buzz behind him in recent months, thanks to his highlight reel abilities and submission wins in the Octagon. As a result, Bochniak was a huge underdog heading into the contest.
Well, if you saw the fight, then you know that although Bochniak was outgunned by Magomedsharipov’s comprehensive game, he kept coming to the final horn in what was a ridiculously, entertaining scrap.
After Magomedsharipov’s decision win, he spoke with the UFC’s Megan Olivi about the “Fight of the Night”, as well as his future. You can check it out below.