Aleksi Mantykivi Faces UFC Vet at EuroFC 02

Finn Aleksi Mantykivi (10-4) will take on UFC veteran Enrique Marin at EuroFC 02, which takes place on February 11th in Prague.

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Mantykivi stopped previously unbeaten Soren Bak in the first round at EuroFC 01 last month.

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“Enrique is a great fighter and I think this is a good opportunity for me to showcase my skills against such a high-profile opponent. I feel I have the advantage everywhere in this contest. It will be a good win for me.”

Marin made it to the finale of TUF: Latin America 2 after winning all his fights in the house but lost a close split decision to Erick Montano at UFC Fight Night 78 in Monterray, Mexico. The Spanish fighter faced Sage Northcutt at UFC 200 card where he lost by decision.

Mantykivi was MMAViking.com’s prospect of the year 2015.