A light heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Misha Cirkunov which was originally scheduled to feature as the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 119 in Sao Paulo has been moved to UFC on Fox 26.
UFC on Fox 26 will be held on December 16, 2017, at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The UFC announced the change, however, no explanation was given for the move.
— UFC Canada (@UFC_CA) September 12, 2017
Both fighters are coming off losses and are looking to get back in the win column at UFC on FOX 26. Teixeira is coming off a KO loss to Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Fight Night 109 whilst Circunov suffered a first-round knockout loss at the same event to Volkan Oezdemir.
With this announcement, UFC on FOX 26 now looks like this:
Glover Teixeira and Misha Cirkunov
Antônio Rogério Nogueira vs. Jared Cannonier
Middleweight Alessio Di Chirico vs. Oluwale Bamgbose
Middleweight Vitor Miranda vs. Julian Marquez
Flyweight Tim Elliott vs. Justin Scoggins
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