Swede Max Nunes (14-2) was supposed to face Ukrainian Alexander Dolotenko (18-7), but now steps in Austrian Rene Wollinger (9-4-1) on the Abu Dhabi Warriors 2 card. “Power” is seen as one of the top prospects in Europe, and just a bout or two away from a UFC contract.
The event will be held at a brand new arena that will host around 4,000 fans at the Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi.
The 25 year old Nunes last fought at Superior Challenge 11 in Sweden, where he dominated veteran Patrick Vallee over three rounds. The Allstars Training Center fighter will look for consecutive wins with this bout taking place on March 26th.
Wollinger is nicknamed “Gladiatore” and fights out of Ettle Bros. He has has won his last three of four bouts, and has spent most of his career in his home country of Austria.
The card has many notable fighters including Brett Rogers, Mike Kyle, Ryuta Sakurai, and Ole Laursen. The event will be streamed online.