HomeFightsThe published roster of the third UFC tournament in Russia
Vice-President of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) in Russia Andrey Gromkovskiy announced card for the upcoming tournament in Moscow, which is scheduled for 9 November. It is reported by “Sport-Express”.
In the main fight of the evening will meet heavyweights Alexander Volkov and Brazilian Junior DOS Santos. Also in the tournament is debuting a cousin of the champion of UFC Habib Nurmagomedov, Abubakar Nurmagomedov. His opponent will be David Zavada from Germany.
The rest of the card looks like the following:
Alexander Yakovlev (Russia) vs Vinko Pacella (USA)
Selim Imadaev (Russia) vs. Danny Roberts (UK)
Magomed Alkalaev (Russia) vs Dalcha Loungeable (USA)
Roman Kopylov (Russia) vs Charles Robinson (UK)
Shamil Gamzatov (Russia) against Kidsone Abreu (Brazil)
Hajimurad of Antigua (Russia) vs ed Herman (USA)
Grigory Popov (Russia) vs Davey Grant (United Kingdom)
UFC 163 Fight Night will be the third tournament of the promotion on the territory of Russia. The first UFC tournament was also held in Moscow in the autumn of 2018. Then, in the main bout of the evening Russian heavyweight Alexey Oleinik defeated the new Zealander Mark hunt. The tournament in Saint-Petersburg 20 APR 2019 was also led by Olejnik. At this time, fighter of the lost Dutchman Alistar Overim. Initially, the main fight of the evening was to speak of wolves.