With each males profitable their first two bouts within the UFC, Nick Maximov and Andre Petroski are set to make their third walks to the octagon.
The 2 are scheduled to face off on Might 14th, on a combat evening that has but to nail down a time, place, or venue.
We final noticed Maximov at UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Strickland the place he defeated Punahele Soriano by way of break up choice. With the win, he has elevated his file to 8-0.
Nick Maximov, who trains with the Diaz brothers, is a high-level grappler who made his strategy to the UFC by way of Dana White’s Contender Series with a choice win over Oscar Cota. His opponent, nevertheless, has been on the same path and holds a unbelievable grappling skillset as properly.
At 7-1, Petroski holds 4 submission victories as an expert. In his most up-to-date stroll to the octagon, he submitted Yaozong Hu by way of arm-triangle choke. Although he didn’t make his strategy to the UFC by the Contender Collection, Petroski obtained a contract by means of the Ultimate Fighter Season 29.
The 2 are set for a three-round Middleweight bout on a card that has but to totally develop. The UFC Combat Night time on Might 14th will even embrace:
Girls’s Flyweight: Miesha Tate vs. Lauren Murphy
Girls’s Flyweight: Viviane Araujo vs. Andrea Lee
Light-weight: Frank Camacho vs. Manuel Torres
Featherweight: Jamall Emmers vs. Daniel Pineda
Girls’s Strawweight: Virna Jandiroba vs. Angela Hill
As a current graduate from Lewis-Clark State School with a B.S. in Historical past, Bjorn first fell in love with combined martial arts when he watched UFC 196. As a contributor for MyMMANews, Bjorn matches his love for MMA, historical past, and writing.