The UFC has added an English heavyweight to their roster.
Sources close to the situation have told MMA Mad that James Mulheron had signed a contract with the world’s leading MMA promotion. Champions.co then reported the news.
UFC Fight Night 113 card will be held on 16 July 2017 at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland.
The event will be the second that the promotion has hosted in Glasgow, following UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites in July 2015.
A welterweight bout between Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbiowill feature as the main event.
Mulheron, the current M4TC heavyweight champion is on a four-fight winning streak and recently defended his M4TC crown against Ruben Wolf at M4TC 23: Carnage.
With this announcement, UFC Fight Night 113 now looks like this:
Gunnar Nelson vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio
Joanne Calderwood vs. Cynthia Calvillo
Khalil Rountree vs. Paul Craig
Jack Marshman vs. Ryan Janes
James Mulheron vs. Justin Willis
Charlie Ward vs. Galore Bofando
Danny Roberts vs. Bobby Nash
Stevie Ray vs. Paul Felder
Brett Johns vs. Mitch Gagnon
Alexandre Pantoja vs. Neil Seery