Aliskerov announced this to his fans on a social network.
“The goal and ambitions are the same! Looking forward to the next fight. Let the eyes of cowards never find rest in a dream, ”the Russian wrote.
According to rumors, the fight between Paulo Costa and Ikram Aliskerov was canceled, as the Brazilian managed to agree with the UFC about a fight against Khamzat Chimaev, which could take place on October 21 at UFC 294 in Abu Dhabi. Information that Aliskerov will meet with Georgian representative Roman Dolidze has not been confirmed.
In May of this year, 30-year-old Ikram Aliskerov made a successful debut in the UFC, knocking out American Phil Howes in the first round and chalking up his fourteenth professional victory.
Recall that the UFC 291 tournament will take place on July 29 in Salt Lake City, and its main event will be a lightweight fight between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje, who will play for the vacant BMF championship belt.