Smith gives his thoughts on the main event, which sees Charles Oliveira clash with Islam Makhachev to determine a new UFC lightweight champion. Makhachev has looked unbeatable during his current win streak, but are people overlooking the dominance Oliveira has shown while taking out the best fighters in the world at 155 pounds?
In addition to making picks and predictions for UFC 280, Smith also gives an update on his current health after undergoing surgery on a broken leg following his most recent fight against Magomed Ankalaev. Smith reveals he’s been dealing with some difficulties in the wake of his surgery and when he’s hoping to return to action.
All this and more on the latest episode of The Fighter vs. The Writer!