The UFC announced the addition of 3 fights for UFC Fight Night 127. Those bouts are Leon Edwards vs Peter Sobotta, Mark Godbeer vs Dmitry Poberzhets, and Paul Craig vs Magomed Ankalaev.
Background on UFC Fight Night 127 Bouts
Leon Edwards is starting to stand out in the welterweight division. He is currently on a 4-four winning streak including beating Bryan Barberena in his last fight. Sobotta is also on a winning streak. He beat Ben Saunders and Nicholas Dalby in back to back fights.
Godbeer is on a two-fight winning streak, though he won his last fight by disqualification. He was illegally kicked in the head by Walt Harris after the referee called for a break in the action. His opponent, Poberzhets is currently on a 15-fight winning streak. The Ukrainian fighter will be making his UFC debut.
Craig won his UFC debut but was knocked out by Khalil Rountree and Tyson Pedro in his next two appearances. His opponent, Ankalaev is an undefeated fighter out of Russia and will be making his UFC debut.
UFC Fight Night 127 is scheduled for March 17th in London, England.