Article

Musoke Gets New Foe for UFC Stockholm

 
With former Ultimate Fighter winner Amir Sadollah removed from his October 4 bout with Nico Musoke to be placed on another upcoming card, Stockholm's Musoke has a new foe to tangle with in his hometown, as Russia's Alexander Yakovlev will step in for the UFC Fight Night bout.

Unbeaten in eight of his last nine, Musoke has won two of his three UFC bouts, submitting Alessio Sakara and decisioning Viscardi Andrade. Looking to bounce back from a decision loss to Kelvin Gastelum in June, the welterweight prospect will now meet up with Yakovlev, a 10-year veteran with a win over Paul Daley who will be seeking his first UFC win this October.

UFC Fight Night Stockholm will take place at the Globe Arena on October 4th, with tickets on sale to the general public on August 22. UFC Fight Club members can obtain tickets on August 20, and UFC Newsletter subscribers may order tickets on August 21. The whole event will be available to watch live on UFC FIGHT PASS.

Watch Past Fights

Saturday, December 20
10PM/7PM
ETPT
Barueri, Brazil

Media

Recent
UFC Fight Night Barueri weigh-in event inside the Ginasio Jose Correa on December 19, 2014 in Barueri, Brazil. (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
Dec 19, 2014
The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil season 3 winner Antonio Carlos Junior talks about what life was like before and after winning the show, and how he's now prepared for Patrick Cummins.
Dec 19, 2014
Watch the official weigh-in for UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway.
Dec 16, 2014
Get an inside look at UFC lightweight Elias Silverio's training camp in Sao Paulo, Brazil as he prepares for his fight against Rashid Magomedov.
Dec 19, 2014