Report: Darko Stosic Faces Magomed Ankalaev At UFC Fight Night Prague

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A light heavyweight division attraction has been added to UFC Fight Night Prague according to Igor Lazorin of Tass.ru as Darko Stosic faces Magomed Ankalaev.

Stosic (13-1-0) is currently undefeated under the UFC banner, having defeated Jeremy Kimball by first round TKO at UFC Fight Night Hamburg. Stosic also enters the bout while in the midst of a nine fight winning streak and he hasn’t suffered a defeat in over four years. Stosic has suffered just a single defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came against Jiri Prochazka at GCF Challenge: Cage Fight 5.

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Ankalaev (9-1-0) has won just one of two bouts thus far in the UFC, with that lone win coming over Marcin Prachnio at UFC Fight Night Moscow. Ankalaev is a former World Fighting Championship Akhmat Light Heavyweight Champion, defeating Maxim Grishin at WFCA 30 to claim the gold. Ankalaev has picked up nine wins as a professional MMA fighter and five of those victories have come by way of KO/TKO.

UFC Fight Night Prague takes place on Saturday, February 23 from the 02 Arena in Prague, Czech Republic with no main event announced at this time. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which streams live on ESPN+.

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