Gunnar Nelson vs Alan Jouban added to UFC Fight Night London

Gunnar Nelson and Alan Jouban are set to meet in a welterweight bout, the UFC announced.

The fight will serve as the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 107 in London on March 18. The card will be headlined by a light-heavyweight bout between London’s own Jimi Manuwa and #9 ranked Corey Anderson.

Nelson (15-2-1) has alternated between wins and losses in his past five fights with his most recent bout being a second-round submission victory over Albert Tumenov, who entered the fight riding five straight wins. Before that, he suffered a unanimous decision loss to Demian Maia at UFC 194 in December 2015.

Jouban (15-4) is on a three-fight win streak which includes unanimous decision wins over up and coming prospects Mike Perry and Belal Muhammad as well as a first-round TKO of Brendan O’Reilly. His last loss was a first-round knockout at the hands of Tumenov in October 2015.

Also on the card are bouts between Joseph Duffy and Reza Medadi as well as Tom Breese vs Oluwale Bamgbose.


Jamal Khayat is a writer for RoughCopy MMA. He began his training in combat sports in 2009 and has competed as an amateur in both MMA and boxing. He is currently pursuing a B.S. degree in Physics at the University of Central Florida.


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