The former interim titleholder was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov in a title unification bout at UFC 254 in October 2020. He destroyed former interim champion Tony Ferguson when they fought in May 2020 in a bout that earned Gaethje a title shot. He defeated Michael Chandler in his last outing in a one-sided decision.
Gaethje fielded questions during the UFC 274 Media Day and assured the press that ‘there is a method to the madness.’ Watch everything Gaethje had to say during the media event in the video below.
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