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Tuesday, Dec 01, 2015

UFC Announces London Return, Michael Bisping vs. Gegard Mousasi to Headline

Michael Bisping

By FCF Staff

The UFC has announced that it is returning to London, England for a card next February, and that a middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Gegard Mousasi will headline.

The promotion has confirmed that the event will be hosted by the historic city’s O2 Arena and that it will take place on February 27th.

Bisping (27-7) will be fighting for the first time July, when he worked his way to a split decision win over Thales Leites. The British star is 3-2 in his last 5 fights and is ranked #7,

Mousasi (37-6-2), meanwhile, is trying to get back on track after he was stopped by Uriah Hall in September. The veteran is also 3-2 in his last 5 contests and is ranked #9 at 185.

In addition, the promotion has announced that Mike Wilkinson (9-1) will battle Makwan Amirkhani (12-2), and that Norman Parke (22-4-1) will face Rustam Khabilov (17-3).

posted by FCF Staff @ 10:49 am
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