Arman Tsarukyan: 'I'm only warming up'

9/19/2021 1:47:08 PM EST

Arman Tsarukyan continues to climb the ladder and a prominent opponent could be on the next rung.

Tsarukyan posted his fourth consecutive win on Saturday at UFC Fight Night. Afterward, the current had clearly grown stronger for Tsarukyan to be pushed into a prime matchup. There is one fighter in particular on his mind: Dan Hooker.

"He speaks a lot of bad words to me. I wanna kill this guy," Tsarukyan said.

If not Hooker, Tsarukyan is hopeful he can get a bout with Tony Ferguson.

"He is oldest guy in top 15. I am youngest guy in top 15," Tsarukyan said.

The 24-year-old Armenian won via first-round finish Saturday. He stunned Christos Giagos at the 2:09 mark in the first round.

Islam Makhachev is the only loss on Tasrukyan's record: 3-1 in UFC.

--Field Level Media

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