Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida 22-8 MMA (14-9 UFC) vs. Eryk “Ya Boy” Anders 10-0 MMA (2-0 UFC) set for UFC Fight Night 125 on February 3, 2018 as previously reported by Nolan King.
Machida is coming off three straight losses all by stoppage. His most recent was his first round main event loss to Derek Brunson at UFC Fight Night 119 in October. Machida’s last win came in 2014.
Anders is undefeated with seven of his ten wins by stoppage, six of those in the first round. He will be coming off his unanimous decision victory over Markus Perez at UFC Fight Night 123 last week.
Other bouts on the card include:
Thiago Santos vs. Anthony Smith
Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira
Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Joseph Morales
Timothy Johnson vs. Marcelo Golm
Polyana Viana vs. M. Kahaunaele-Stevenson