The lineup is set for the UFC’s return to Scotland later this month with the addition of a featherweight fight to the event.
In the UFC Fight Night 113 Scotland main event, Gunnar Nelson (16-2-1 MMA, 7-2 UFC) meets Santiago Ponzinibbio (24-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) in a welterweight fight. The co-feature is between Scotland’s own Joanne Calderwood (11-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Cynthia Calvillo (5-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at straw weight.
Also on the main card, Paul Felder (13-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC) meets Scotland’s Stevie Ray (21-6 MMA, 5-1 UFC) at lightweight; Ryan Janes (9-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) takes on Jack Marshman (21-6 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at middleweight; light heavyweights Paul Craig (9-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Khalil Rountree (5-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC) are booked; and to open the main card on FS1, heavyweight newcomers James Mulheron (11-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and Justin Willis (4-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will fight.
Newcomers to the Octagon:
Danny Henry and Daniel Teymur are UFC debutants looking forward to leave a mark at their first fight in the Octagon.
Danny Henry (10-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and Daniel Teymur (6-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) are scheduled to meet on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 113.
Home Country Fight for Henry:
Henry, from Scotland, gets a home-country fight for his promotional debut. He has three straight wins and achieved victories in seven of his past eight fights.
His record showcases incredible finishes in nine of his 10 wins with five knockouts and four submissions.
Siblings come together at UFC:
David Teymur welcomes junior Teymur at UFC.
Henry Teymur, from Sweden, now joins his brother, lightweight David Teymur, as a UFC fighter. Teymur has all six of his wins by stoppage with three knockouts and three submissions.
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