Alex Poatan and Jiri Prochazka will fight in New York for the UFC belt in the light heavyweight category; The match will be held on November 11th
O UFC confirmed the dispute between Alex Poatan It is Jiri Porchazka for the belt in the light heavyweight category. The 36-year-old Brazilian was selected for the opportunity to win his second title in the organization with just seven appearances. The official announcement of the fight, scheduled for November 11th, was made through Dana White.
The milestone, if achieved, could represent a historic feat in the kickboxer’s MMA career. However, for this to be possible, the training partner Glover Teixeira needs to get the better of Prochazka in the co-main event of UFC 295which will be held in New York City, USA.
It is worth noting that the main attraction of the event will be Jon Jonescurrent heavyweight champion, against Stipe Miocic, who has the most belt defenses in the category. Poatan had finished last season as middleweight champion (84 kg) and made his light heavyweight debut this year, when he beat the former champion Jan Blachowicz.
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