The UFC have announced that Englishman Scott Askham will take on Chris Dempsey at UFC London, February 27th at the o2 Arena.
Scott Askham (13-2) is coming off a recent loss to Krzysztof Jotko in October in Dublin, he lost the bout by decision. Prior to that, Askham had won his first fight within the UFC to Antonio Dos Santos Jr by a round one KO in Berlin in June. Askham has won one out of his last three fights.
Chris Dempsey (11-3) is also coming off a recent loss to Jonathan Wilson in August, he lost by KO in 0:50 into round one. Prior to that Dempsey had won his first fight in the UFC to Eddie Gordon by split decision in August. Dempsey has also won one of of his last three fights with the UFC.
With both fighters sharing very similar records, they will both have their eyes set on getting a second win within the UFC on February 27th.