Report: Two More Bouts Added To UFC Fight Night Utica, Belal Muhammad On Card


Two more fights have been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night Urica card according to as Niko Price faces Belal Muhammad and Julio Arce faces Daniel Teymur.

Price (11-1-0-1NC) has won two of his last three under the UFC banner, with those wins coming over the duo of George Sullivan and Alan Jouban. Price has suffered just a single defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came to Vincente Luque at UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo.

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Muhammad (13-2-0) enters the contest on the strength of a three fight winning streak, defeating Randy Brown, Jordan Mein and Tim Means. Muhammad has seen his last three bouts go the distance and it has been well over a year since the fighter got a finish.

Arce (14-2-0) is currently undefeated in UFC competition, having defeated Dan Ige by unanimous decision at UFC 220. Arce also competed on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series Episode 5, defeating Peter Petties by second round TKO.

Teymur (6-1-0) is currently winless thus far in his UFC tenure, dropping a bout to Danny Henry via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night Glasgow. Teymur has seen just one of his professional MMA bouts go the distance and that was his aforementioned UFC debut in July of 2017.

UFC Fight Night Utica takes place on Friday, June 1 from the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York with Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on Fox Sports 1.

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