Promotion officials recently confirmed that Magomedsharipov will
square off against Kyle
Bochniak in a featherweight bout at
UFC 223 in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 7. UFC 223 takes place at
the Barclays Center and is headlined by a lightweight championship
tilt between interim titlist Tony
Ferguson and Khabib
claimed that five foes turned down a potential fight at UFC
223. The 26-year-old Dagestani began his promotional tenure last
year with back-to-back submission victories over Mike
Santiago and Sheymon
Moraes and owns a 14-1 career record overall. Twelve of his
triumphs have come inside the distance.
A six-time CES MMA veteran, Bochniak has gone 2-2 in four Octagon
appearances. Most recently, “Crash” outpointed Brandon
Davis at UFC 220 to improve is career mark to 8-2.