@volkan_oezdemir I asked and people wanna see u and I scrap. So you got it man! Let me figure a date now. They chose u bud! Congrats
— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) September 28, 2017
UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier believes a new face deserves the first shot at his belt.
Volkan Oezdemir is a perfect 3-0 since signing with the UFC, including a July knockout of Jimi Manuwa. He sports a five-fight win streak overall that also features a win vs. Ovince Saint Preux.