Stefan Struve vs Stipe Miocic targeted to headline UFC's return to England | UFC News

June 15, 2012 6:45 pm by chris suttle

by: Chris Taylor

Heavyweights Stefan Struve (24-5 MMA, 8-3 UFC) and Stipe Miocic (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) have been targeted to headline UFC on FUEL TV 5 which takes place September 29th, in Nottingham, England.

The 24-year-old Struve, has reeled off three consecutive wins, most recently submitting Lavar Johnson via armbar at UFC 146 this past month. The Skyscraper also holds notable wins over Dave Herman, Pat Barry, and Christian Morecraft.

Miocic, who is 29 years of age, is coming off a win over Shane del Rosario at UFC 146, which improved his record to an unblemished 9-0. The undefeated heavyweight also holds UFC victories over Joey Beltran and a knockout win over Phil De Fries.

Also slated for the event are bouts between Yves Jabouin vs Brad Pickett and Akira Corassani vs Andy Ogle.

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