Movsar Evloev called out Bryce Mitchell for what would be an epic featherweight clash.
Evloev recently asked fans who they wanted to see him fight next, and it looks like he’s set his sights on fellow featherweight Mitchell. Go to TwitterEvloev responded to a Tweet from Mitchell asking to fight anyone ranked above him in October.
Mitchell is currently the No. 9 ranked featherweight in the UFC. However, Evloev is ranked No. 10 just below him. Despite this, Evloev called out Mitchell for the fight, pointing out that while he may not be ranked above him, no one above him is undefeated like him.
“I’m right next to you. No one above you is undefeated. Let’s go!”
Evloev has been competing in the UFC since 2019 and is so far undefeated in his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. Holding a 16-0 record, Evloev picked up wins over Nik Lentz and Dan Ige under the UFC banner.
As for Mitchell, the 27-year-old is also undefeated in MMA competition and is one of the fastest rising stars in the weight class. Since joining the UFC in 2018, Mitchell boasts wins over names like Charles Rosa, Andre Fili and Edson Barboza.
A battle between the two undefeated young prospects could definitely be next on the UFC’s radar.
What do you think of a potential fight between Movsar Evloev and Bryce Mitchell? Who do you choose? Sound off in the comments below!