Justin Gaethje is an American mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter, currently competing in the UFC in the lightweight category. Known for his aggressive, high-contact fighting style, Gaethje is considered one of the most spectacular fighters in the world of MMA. Gaethje started his professional career in 2011 and has earned a great reputation due to his impressive performances. He has challenged some of the best fighters in his weight class, demonstrating great resilience and physical endurance.
In 2020, Gaethje got his first UFC lightweight title opportunity against Khabib Nurmagomedov, one of the best fighters in MMA history. Despite the defeat, Gaethje proved himself to be an extremely talented and determined athlete.