Discover the buzz around Brendan Allen's potential championship trajectory as he gears up for a crucial headlining clash with Paul Craig at UFC Fight Night 232. Riding a five-fight winning streak, Allen, based at Kill Cliff FC, is poised for a defining moment in his career.
Brendan Allen, riding high on a five-fight winning streak in the UFC octagon, is set to take on Paul Craig in the middleweight headliner at UFC Fight Night 232. The event promises to be a showcase of grappling expertise, with both fighters boasting a combined 11 submission victories inside the octagon.
At just 27 years old and training at the elite Kill Cliff FC gym, Allen believes the UFC recognizes his championship potential. Speaking at the UFC Fight Night 232 media day, Allen expressed confidence in his journey towards becoming a champion, stating, “I think they realize I will be champion eventually.”
Despite the grappling prowess expected in this matchup, both fighters anticipate a striking-heavy contest. Allen, known for his evolving skill set, is clear about his intent: “I’m definitely looking to knock him out. 100 percent, I’m looking to knock him out.”
Acknowledging the significance of this moment in his career, Allen emphasizes that his happiness around UFC Fight Night 232 hinges entirely on the outcome. He understands the importance of securing a victory to maintain his momentum and secure more significant fights.
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