Weighing In Podcast with John McCarthy and Josh Thomson had a fan question who are the most underrated MMA fighters in the world.
McCarthy underrated fighter was Yusuf Raisov whose arguably one of the best Featherweights in the world. Future ACA Featherweight Champion, 17-2 record at 25 years old. All-Around special fighter. MMA fans will truly appreciate his talents and his fighting style. Beautiful striking, Way he grapples. Right now Raisov can beat a lot of UFC/PFL Featherweights. Looking forward to Yusuf Raisov fighting for UFC or Bellator.
Josh Thomson underrated fighter he chose was Yaroslav Amosov. Whoever is reading this if you haven’t heard of Yaraslov Amosov please watch his full fights, Highlights because he’s one of the best Welterweights in the world. Trains at American Top Team with Jorge Masvidal, Dustin Poirier, Douglas Lima, Magomed Magomedkerimov. Best MMA record since Khabib retired, 25-0 record. Defeated Ed Ruth, Gerald Harris, Logan Storley, Roberto Soldic(KSW Welterweight Champion). Amosov is a top 3 Bellator Welterweight contender and will challenge Douglas Lima for the title.
Russian savage, Rustam Kerimov is a savage. Former ACA Bantamweight Champion is one of the best bantamweights in the world. 14-0 record at 29 years old. Made world class fighters look like Amateurs. Defeated Takeya Mizugaki, Oleg Borisov, Tural Ragimov. Only former champion because he wants to test free agency. UFC, Bellator, One Championship will be lucky to have this assassin.
Future UFC fighter Tofiq Musaev was the Rizin Grand Prix Lightweight Champion defeating Patricky Pitbull(Patricio Pitbull brother) in the Grand Prix final. Musayev one of the best Lightweights in the world. Musayev is a impressive world class skilled fighter. He has very high level striking. I love watching Tofiq Musayev fight.
Kiamrian Abbasov One Championship Welterweight Champion is one of the best welterweights in the world. Abbasov till Father time is knocking on the door will be Welterweight champion. Reiging over the division for a while. Man he’s a world class fighter. Very underrated but as time goes on will appreciate Kiamrian Abbasov.