Khamzat Chimaev lived up to the hype Saturday night at UFC Vegas 11, and now he's built even more of it.
With a 17-second KO of Gerald Meerschaert, Chimaev continues the buzz surrounding him. That buzz extended to UFC fighters and personalities, who tweeted in kind.
Undeniable performance that was impressive. Saying otherwise is just hating.— Sodiq Yusuff (@Super_Sodiq) September 20, 2020
Wow -- looks good tonight wow #UFCVegas11— GILBERT BURNS DURINHO (@GilbertDurinho) September 20, 2020
WOW— Yorgan Decastro (@DecastroYorgan) September 20, 2020
CHIMAEV is seriously a different beast!!! ---- #UFCVegas11— Megan Anderson (@MeganA_mma) September 20, 2020
Chimaev ladies and gentleman’s— Chito Vera (@chitoveraUFC) September 20, 2020
HOOOOOOOLY FUCKING SHIT!!!!!!!!!!— danawhite (@danawhite) September 20, 2020
Dude is good! ---- #UFCVegas11— Mallory Martin (@MalloryyMartin) September 20, 2020