Khabib Nurmagomedov sees the perfect foe to continue his march towards a title fight in the UFC.
Nurmagomedov, coming off a victory over Pat Healy, called out TJ Grant via Twitter recently.
— khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) September 27, 2013
Nurmagomedov (21-0) has defeated Healy, Abel Trujillo and Thiago Tavares this year, moving his Octagon record to 5-0.
Grant, meanwhile, remains sidelined due to concussion-related symptoms. He has been forced to pull out of two planned UFC lightweight title fights.