“I’m not worried at all. I’m just gonna let my coach Diego do his thing and other than that just gonna keep evolving my game and just excited for what’s to come,” Oliveira explained through a translator.Volkanovski is set to unify the featherweight titles against interim champion Yair Rodriguez this weekend at UFC 290. If he wins, Volk said he would try and push for a rematch with Makhachev.Speaking to The Schmo, Oliveira was quizzed for comments but “Do Bronx” insisted it is not one of his concerns at the moment. Instead, he is laser-focused on improving and working on his game.
Former UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira would have to watch and see how things would play out in two of the biggest upcoming title fights. The Brazilian shared his honest thoughts about Alexander Volkanovski possibly getting a rematch with Islam Makhachev over him and how he sees Jon Jones vs. Stipe Miocic coming down.
As for the upcoming heavyweight title fight between Jones and Miocic at UFC 295, Oliveira, who admitted that he is a huge “Bones” fan, obviously picked the reigning champ.
“I’m feeling super confident, obviously, I deserved it. I did what he had to do to get that win. Just gonna let my coach Diego do his thing and see what’s to come. What I need to do is focus on myself, focus on my game, keep evolving,” he added.