© InstagramRussian UFC fighter Zubaira Tukhugov
MOSCOW, 10 Aug – Russian Zubaira Tukhugov will fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) against Brazilian Lucas Almeida, according to the UFC Russia Telegram channel.
The featherweight bout will take place on October 22 at UFC 280.
Tukhugov is 31 years old, he won 20 victories in mixed martial arts and suffered five defeats, another fight ended in a draw. He last fought in October last year, defeating Brazilian Ricardo Ramos by unanimous decision. Almeida, 31, has 14 wins and one loss.