The UFC has announce two fights to upcoming cards.
First, Marlon Vera will replace the injured Henry Briones and face Brad Pickett, this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 107 in London, England. Vera takes the fight on only five days notice. Vera enters the contest on a win over Guangyou Ning. Pickett, who is expected to retire after the fight is on a two fight losing streak, with back to back loses to Iuri Alcantara and Urijah Faber.
Two of the exciting young Light Heavyweight stars of the UFC, Misha Cirkunov and Volkan Oezdemir are set to face each other at UFC Fight Night 109 in Stockholm, Sweden. Cirkunov, who just re-signed with the UFC, is a perfect 4-0 in the organization and currently ranked 9th in our rankings. Oezdemir, is entering the contest after a short notice UFC debut, where he pulled off a big upset win over Ovince St. Preaux.