UFC 273 Preview Show: Khamzat Chimiev’s Moment of Truth is Here — Can he Live Up to the Hype?


Is Khamzat Chimaev inevitable or will Gilbert Burns slow down the hype train? Which of the two title fights between Alexander Volkanovski vs. Korean Zombie and Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan 2 is more likely to end in an upset?

Join MMA Fighting’s Shaun Al-Shatti, Mike Heck, Jose Youngs, Alexander K. Lee, and E. Casey Leydon as they discuss the top storylines ahead of a stacked UFC 273 card. They discuss the rise and fall of Chimaev, his prospects in the division and Volkanovski’s evolution. Also, they talk about whether Saturday will be the Korean Zombie’s last chance at winning a UFC title. They also make picks and predictions then field questions from fans about the rest of UFC 273’s lineup.

Watch the video above, or an audio-only version of the show can be streamed below and on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and wherever else you get your pods.