A rematch against Heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Stefan Struve is set to headline UFC Halifax, February 19th.
The former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos won the pair’s first match, back at UFC 95 in 2009. He won the bout by TKO, 0:54 into the opening round. Junior then went on to win the title in 2011 until loosing it to Cain Velasquez in 2012. Since that time, he has gone 3-2 with another failed attempt at the title. His most recent win was a decision over Ben Rothwell back in April.
Stefan Struve on the other hand will look to avenge the loss he suffered to Junior dos Santos. He is currently on a two fight win streak with a KO win over Antonio Silva, just 0:16 into the opening round. His most recent win was a second round submission win over Daniel Omielanczuk at UFC 204 in Manchester. He has won three out of his last four fights.
This event will take place at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax Nova Scotia, Canada.