The UFC have announced that Gunnar Nelson vs Alan Jouban will take place in the co-main event at UFC London, March 18th.
Gunnar Nelson (15-2-1) is coming off a submission win over Albert Tumenov in the Netherlands in May. Previously to that Nelson had lost by decision to top Welterweight contender Demian Maia at UFC 194 in December. Gunnar has won two out of his last four fights with both wins coming by submission within the second round.
Alan Jouban (15-4) is coming off a decision win over Mike Perry in Sacramento back in December. Previously to that Jouban had won another decision this time over Belal Muhammad back in July earning a fight of the night bonus. Jouban is currently on a three fight win streak with his last lost being to Albert Tumenov by TKO in October 2015.
This event is headlined by Jimi Manuwa vs Corey Anderson and will take place at the O2 Arena in London, England.