Allen (13-1-0) is undefeated thus far under the UFC banner, last defeating Mads Burnell by third round submission at UFC Fight Night Liverpool. Allen is also in the midst of a six fight winning streak and he hasn’t suffered a defeat in over four years. Allen has seen five of his professional MMA bouts go the distance and the fighter has won four of those encounters.
Rinaldi (14-6-0) has won two of four thus far in UFC competition, defeating the duo of Alvaro Herrera and Jason Knight. Rinaldi has previously challenged for the Resurrection Fighting Alliance Featherweight Title, losing to then champion Jared Downing at RFA 5. Rinaldi also competed on the UFC Ultimate Fighter 15, losing in the opening round of the reality show to Joe Proctor.
UFC Fight Night London takes place on Saturday, March 16 from the 02 Arena in London, England with Darren Till and Jorge Masvidal headlining. Fightful is going to be providing live coverage of the event, which is going to be streaming live on ESPN+.