Makwan Amirkhani vs. Chris Fishgold booked for UFC in Stockholm
The promotion on Monday announced the featherweight bout, which will take place June 1 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweeden. The entire card is set to stream on ESPN+.
Amirkhani (14-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC), 30, will be returning to the octagon for the first time in just over a year. “Mr. Finland” last competed May 27, 2018 at UFC Fight 130, where he defeated Jason Knight via split decision. Amirkhani has fought just once a year since 2016. He’s won five of his past six bouts.
Fishgold (18-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC), a former Cage Warriors champion, is fresh off a rebound victory from his setback in his UFC debut.
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