Nordic Fighters Land on UFC on Fuel 5 Prelims

The line-up for the UFC on FUEL TV 5 card in Nottingham is set.  The card takes place on September 29 at Capital FM Arena and marks the return to Europe, after last April 14th’s card in Sweden.  There are three Nordic fighters on the card, Iceland’s Gunnar Nelson and Sweden’s Jorgen Kruth and Akira Corassani, and all three are set to make their UFC debuts on the prelim card.  See the full fight card below, headlined by a heavyweight bout between Stefan Struve (24-5 MMA, 8-3 UFC) and Stipe Miocic (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC).

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Nelson Makes his UFC Debut Against Krauss

 

Fight Card

MAIN CARD

  • Stipe Miocic vs. Stefan Struve
  • Dan Hardy vs. Amir Sadollah
  • Yves Jabouin vs. Brad Pickett
  • Paul Sass vs. Matt Wiman
  • John Hathaway vs. John Maguire
  • Duane Ludwig vs. Che Mills

PRELIMINARY CARD (See it live on Facebook starting 23:00 Reykjavik / 1:00 Stockholm / 2:00 Helsinki)

  • Kyle Kingsbury vs. Jimi Manuwa
  • Akira Corassani vs. Andy Ogle
  • Brad Tavares vs. Tom Watson
  • Pascal Krauss vs. Gunnar Nelson
  • Robert Peralta vs. Jason Young
  • Jorgen Kruth vs. Fabio Maldonado

MMA Viking will be at the event reporting live. Stay tuned for exclusive interviews and reports.