Amir Sadollah will make his first Octagon appearance in two years on Oct. 4. | Jeff Sherwood/Sherdog.com


Nicholas Musoke and Amir Sadollah have agreed to a welterweight bout at UFC Fight Night Stockholm on Oct. 4 at the Globe Arena in Sweden.

UFC officials announced the fight on Thursday. As of now, no other fights have been named for the event.

Following two years away from the Octagon due to nerve damage, “The Ultimate Fighter 7” winner Sadollah will look to get back to his winning ways. The 33-year-old Richmond, Va., native was last in a losing effort against Dan Hardy on Sept. 29, 2012 at UFC on Fuel TV 5. The fight also served as “The Outlaw’s” last outing under the Zuffa banner.

Musoke will look to utilize his hometown advantage when he takes on Sadollah. “Nico” had won three straight fights before dropping a unanimous decision loss to Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Fight Night “Swanson vs. Stephens.” Musoke has lost only three times in his professional career: Gastelum, Cathal Pendred and Danny Mitchell make up that list.

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Bec Rawlings vs. Seo Hee Ham Re-Booked for UFC Brisbane

  • 16 days ago
  • 2 views

Aussie Bec Rawlings was originally supposed to square off with Korean fighter Seo Hee Ham last year. The fight has been re-booked for UFC Fight Night 84 in Brisbane. read news >>

NY federal judge denies UFC move to allow Madison Square Garden event

  • 12 days ago
  • 14 views

A federal judge today denied UFC parent company Zuffa a preliminary injunction that would have allowed the promotion to hold an April 23 event at New York City’s Madison Square Garden.Filed under: Ne read news >>

BREAKING: Judge Kills Possibility of UFC Fight at Madison Square Garden in April | FIGHTLAND

  • 12 days ago
  • 288 views

The UFC’s motion for an injunction against New York’s anti-MMA law was denied. read news >>

UFC Denied Injunction to Hold UFC 198 at New York’s Madison Square Garden

  • 12 days ago
  • 2 views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship had hoped to host its first event in New York on April 23 at Madison Square Garden. That will not be happening. read news >>

Dana White Targeting Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2 for April

  • 4 days ago
  • 5 views

It's not going to happen at Madison Square Garden as UFC officials had hoped, but it looks like Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2 will take place in April. read news >>