The third number in the UFC heavyweight rating, Sergey Pavlovich, confirmed the information that his next opponent will be the American Curtis Blades, who occupies the fourth line in the division.
“I would rather have your fight with the Blades,” a fan wrote on the social network, referring to the Russian.
“April,” Pavlovich replied.
A few days earlier, the American announced that he would like to share the octagon with Pavlovich, expressing the hope that the fight could receive contender status.
Sergei Pavlovich, 30, is on an impressive five-fight streak in the UFC, knocking out Australian Tai Tuivasa in less than a minute in his last fight.
31-year-old Curtis Blades is on a three-win streak, the last of which he won last July at UFC Fight Night 208 in London, where his opponent, Tom Aspinall, suffered a knee injury in the 15th second of the match and was unable to continue. the fight.