Who is the best UFC lightweight of all time?
Many fans believe that Khabib Nurmagomedov deserves that title more than anyone else.
However, the recent win streak of Charles Oliveira has changed fans' perspectives to some extent.
There are fans who believe Oliveira will beat Khabib if they ever fight in the near future.
But, Islam Makhachev does not agree with that notion.
In a recent interview with ESPN, Makhachev claimed that Khabib will easily dominate Oliveira on the ground.
"How (is Charles Oliveira) going to beat (Khabib Nurmagomedov)? Khabib had the most dominant grappling from top. He's going to take him down, hold him there. Very easy."- Islam Makhachev
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Charles Oliveira is certainly an exciting contest.
We can speculate how the fight would play out but we can never know who will come out of that fight victorious.
However, the outcome of Charles Oliveira vs Islam Makhachev will give us more clarity on how would Oliveria have performed against Khabib if they had ever fought.