Lil' Alex Volkanovski 'not an enormous danger' to Islam Makhachev, UFC's 'lord of the takedown'

Makhachev has 25 takedowns across 12 battles for UFC. Volkanovski has likewise shown up inside the Octagon and has been brought down multiple times.

Ruling UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski has been prodding a leap to lightweight in the wake of wiping out the 145-pound division. 

The lightweight title stays empty after this disaster however No. 1-positioned Charles Oliveira and negative. 

 4-positioned Islam Makhachev are in converses with toss down at one of the advancement's impending compensation per-view (PPV) cards.

The champ could go head to head against "The Great" before the year's over.

"I don't think [Volkanovski] acts like large a danger to Islam as you would suspect since he's such an expert of the takedown and Alex won't be ready to stop it

regardless of what he does," Mendez told Submission Radio. "Also, Islam's stand up is so damn great that he can remain with him.