Foxsports is reporting that David Branch will finally return to the octagon after a 6 year absence and will face Polish sensation, Krzystof Jotko. Branch, a former two weight champion in the WSOF, relinquished his WSOF middleweight and light heavyweight titles to re-sign with the UFC. The fight is set to take place at UFC 211 in Dallas, Texas on May 13th. Branch is riding a 10 fight winning streak heading into the fight, while Jotko is riding a 5 fight winning streak.
It has also been announced that undefeated Brazilian fighter, Joaquim Silva will take on Chechnya’s, Maribek Taisumov at UFC Fight Night 109 on May 28th in Stockholm, Sweden. Taisumov heads into the fight on a 4 fight winning streak, while Silva has yet to taste defeat in his career.
Lastly, free agent and former UFC fighter, Albert Tumenov has announced on his Instagram account that he has signed with Russian fight promotion, ACB.