Salim Touahri Steps in on Short Notice, Meets Warlley Alves at UFC Fight Night 118
Touahri has replaced Jim
Wallhead and will square off against Warlley
Alves at UFC
Fight Night 118 on Saturday.
Multiple outlets confirmed the new opponent following an initial
Combate. UFC Fight Night 118 takes place in Gdansk, Poland, and
is headlined by a welterweight duel between Donald
Cerrone and Darren Till.
The card will stream in its entirety on UFC Fight Pass.
A 28-year-old native of Cracow, Poland, Touahri has compiled a 10-1
professional mark, including six wins via KO/TKO and two by
submission. He last appeared at Tech-Krep FC “Prime Selection 2016
Final” on Oct. 29, 2016, when he knocked out Bayzet
Khatkhokhu in the opening stanza.
Alves enters the matchup on a two-bout skid after dropping
back-to-back decisions against Kamaru
Usman and Colby
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