Promotion officials announced Tuesday that the bout, originally set
UFC Fight Night 119 in Sao Paulo on Oct. 28, has been moved to
Fox 26 in Winnipeg on Dec. 16. A reason was not given for the
UFC on Fox 26 takes place at Bell MTS Place and also includes a
205-pound clash pitting Antonio
Rogerio Nogueira against Jared
Cannonier. The card airs on the Fox Network following early
prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
Cirkunov had an eight-bout winning streak snapped at UFC Fight
Night 109 when he was knocked out 28 seconds into his encounter
Oezdemir. Prior to that, the 30-year-old Latvian had finished
his first four opponents in the Las Vegas-based promotion.