Darren Till vs Jorge Masvidal has been confirmed as the main event for UFC London, taking place March 16 at the O2 Arena in London, England. The news was reported by Brett Okamoto and came via UFC president Dana White.
Darren Till (17-1-1) is coming off a second round submission loss to the current Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley at UFC 228 in september. This was Till’s first shot at UFC gold and first professional loss. Till holds victories over Donald Cerrone and Stephen Thompson and holds ten out of his total wins via KO/TKO.
Jorge Masvidal (32-13) is currently coming off two losses, first to Demian Maia via split decision, then most recently to Stephen Thompson at UFC 217 this past November. Masvidal is currently 9-6 in the UFC and won his last two victories via TKO.