Two new UFC matchups were announced today including a light heavyweight bout between Johnny Walker and Jamahal Hill.
The Walker vs. Hill matchup will take place at a UFC Fight Night event on February 19th according to MMAFighting.
Johnny Walker (18-6 MMA) will enter the contest looking to rebound, this after suffering a unanimous decision loss to Thiago Santos in his most recent appearance. Prior to that setback, the Brazilian had earned a knockout victory over Ryan Spann.
Meanwhile, Jamahal Hill (9-1 MMA) most recently competed at last month’s UFC Vegas 44 event, where he scored a nasty knockout win over Jimmy Crute. ‘Sweet Dreams’ lone career defeat came at the hands and elbows of Paul Craig.
Also announced today was a key featherweight matchup pitting Sodiq Yusuff against Alex Caceres. That bout will take place on March 12th at a venue still to be determined.
Caceres (19-12 MMA) will enter the contest on a five-fight winning streak, his latest being a submission victory over Seung Woo Choi.
As for Sodiq Yusuff (11-2 MMA) the Nigerian American will be looking to rebound from a unanimous decision loss to Arnold Allen.
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