Gunnar co-main in London
The UFC announced yesterday that Gunnar Nelson will co-headline UFC Fight Night 107 against Alan Jouban (15-4 MMA, 6-2 UFC) but the event takes place March 18 at The O2 in London. The entire event streams on UFC Fight Pass.
This will be the eight time Gunnar fights in England and his third time at a UFC-London event, where he went 2-0 against Jorge Santiago and Omari Akhmedov from 2013-2014. Gunnar was scheduled to headline UFC Belfast against Dong Hyun Kim in November but the bout was canceled after Gunnar suffered an injury.
Alan Jouban is a former RFA title challenger who has won three straight fights and five of his past six. He's is a solid alrounded fighter with strong Muay Thai background and a BJJ brown belt.