Fabricio Werdum vs Alexey Oleynik set to headline UFC Moscow

Having announced a Fight Night card for September, it appears that a heavyweight fight has been confirmed as the headline attraction for the UFC’s first trip to Russia.

The fight announcement was first reported by MMAFighting.com

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (23-8-1) gets his wish to fight Alexy Oleynik (56-11-1) after calling him out on social media.

It’s the first time the promotion will visit Russia and the rest of the card is expected to feature local talent striving to make their claim in their respective divisions.

 

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