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Ilia Topuria Confident of Crafting a Masterpiece in UFC 298 Clash Against Alexander Volkanovski



Ilia Topuria expresses unwavering confidence in delivering a masterpiece of a performance against featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski. The clash for the UFC featherweight championship promises to be a highlight of the year, with Topuria aiming to make the most of his moment.


While some skeptics question the speed at which Topuria has ascended to this title fight, the contender remains unfazed and poised to showcase his skills against the formidable champion. In a recent statement, Topuria highlighted his strategic approach for the bout, emphasizing the art of hitting without being hit.


"I think it’s perfect, it’s going to be a masterpiece," Topuria remarked on his matchup with Volkanovski. "To hit and don’t get hit. That’s what you will see in this combat, you’ll see an authentic mixed martial artist."

Detailing his approach, Topuria emphasized patience and a keen eye for openings.

"I’ll be there with a lot of patience, looking for any opening," he explained. "I’ll be there to take advantage, but the most important thing for me is to stay patient all the time. Stay ready, don’t make unnecessary efforts.
The finish will come without pushing it too much. I don’t have any doubt that the finish will come, and it will be one of the easier fights of my career so far."

Known for his unwavering self-belief, Topuria recognizes the challenge in facing a seasoned champion like Volkanovski. However, he remains resolute in his conviction that this bout will mark a significant milestone in his career.

As the countdown to UFC 298 begins, the anticipation for this clash between Topuria and Volkanovski continues to build, with fight fans expecting nothing less than a potential masterpiece in the octagon.

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