It has been confirmed by UFC that two top young talents from the Featherweight Division will clash as Arnold Allen will take on Mirsad Bektic at UFC 204 in the Manchester Arena, Manchester October 8th. This card is headlined by Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping and MMA legend Dan Henderson.
Training out of Tristar in Montreal Arnold Allen has a MMA record of (11-1) and a UFC (2-0). Allen is currently riding a four fight win streak. His latest fight was unanimous decision win over Yaotzin Meza at UFC Fight Night London this past February.
One of American Top Team’s top prospects the undefeated Mirsad Bektic has a MMA record of (10-0) an UFC record of (3-0). Bektic was expected to take on Tatsuya Kawajiri at the TUF 22 Finale back in December of 2015 but had to pull out because of an injury. His latest fight was a TKO win in round 2 over Lucas Martins at UFC Fight Night 67 in May of 2015.
UFC 204 lineup so far
Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson
Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort
Jimi Manuwa vs. Ovince Saint Preux
Stefan Struve vs. Ruslan Magomedov
Brad Pickett vs. Iuri Alcantara
Davey Grant vs. Damian Stasiak
Adriano Martins vs. Leonardo Santos
Leon Edwards vs. Albert Tumenov
Arnold Allen vs. Mirsad Bektic