A light heavyweight division attract is coming to the UFC Fight Night London card as #4 Jimi Manuwa is in action against #12 Jan Blachowicz.
Manuwa (17-3-0) has won two of his last three under the UFC banner, with those two wins coming over Corey Anderson and Ovince St. Preux. Manuwa won the first meeting between he and Blachowicz at UFC Fight Night 64, a win that came by way of decision. Manuwa has seen his last four fights end with a knockout and it has been nearly three years since the competitor went the distance.
Blachowicz (21-7-0) enters the fight on the strength of a two bout winning streak, defeating the duo of Devin Clark and Jared Cannonier. Blachowicz has a record of 3-3-0 since the first meeting with Manuwa, but all three losses came to top 15 ranked opposition. Blachowicz has yet to defeat any top 15 ranked opponents during his UFC tenure, despite losing the aforementioned three bouts to ranked fighters.
UFC Fight Night London takes place on Saturday, March 17 from the 02 Arena in London, England with no main event announced at this time. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on UFC Fight Pass.