Swede Magnus Cedenblad will be facing Scott Askham on October 4th at the Ericsson Globe Arena. Manos Management announced the matchup via Facebook.
Cedenblad has an overall record of 12 wins and 4 losses. The middleweight is on a two fight winning streak in the UFC, beating both Jared Hamman in August of 2013 and most recently Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night in Germany this May. Overall, the Stockholm based fighter is 2 wins and 1 loss in the Octagon, only dropping his debut to Francis Carmont at UFC Sweden 1 in 2012.
Askham is an undefeated fighter from the UK at 12 wins and 0 losses. He last beat teammate of “Jycken” from Allstars Training Center, Max Nunes, at BAMMA Fight Night last June. This will be the UK fighter’s debut in the UFC.