It’s been confirmed by the UFC that two Light-Heavyweights are set to clash as Nikita Krylov is set to take on Ed Herman at UFC 201 July 30th in Atlanta Georgia. This card is headlined by Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler who will be taking on Tyron Woodley.
Nikita Krylov has a MMA record of 20-4 and a UFC record of 5-2. Krylov’s latest fight was a win over Francimar Barroso via submission rear naked choke in round 2 at UFC Fight Night Rotterdam this past May.
TUF 3 vet Ed Herman has a MMA record of 23–11 (1) and a UFC record of 10-8. He holds notable wins over Glover Teixeira, Rafael Natal, Brian Ebersole and Kyle Noke. His latest win was a win over Tim Boetsch via TKO (knee and punches) in Round 2 at UFC Fight Night 81 back in January of this year