UFC middleweight number 11 Brendan Allen is ready to test his mettle against former division champ Robert Whittaker, who recently revealed he would like to fight next in November.
“We have already seen the fight between Whittaker and Cannonier. I also know that the next time we see Rob, it will be the best version of him. This is exactly the challenge I’m looking for. I heard you want to come back in November – anywhere, anytime, I’m ready to challenge you next! ”, The American wrote on the social network, referring to the Australian.
According to Whittaker, he would like to see his next opponent Roman Dolidze, who occupies the ninth line in the division, however, the Georgian fighter announced the day before that he had already signed a contract for the next fight.
“Just signed a contract for the next fight,” Dolidze told his fans.
Brendan Allen, 27, is on a five-fight streak in the UFC, finishing Bruno Silva via rear naked choke in his last fight.
32-year-old Robert Whittaker, who closes the top three UFC middleweights, on the contrary, will return to the octagon after losing by technical knockout in the second round to Dricus Du Plessis in a challenge match.