There was one other late add to UFC 236 as Belal Muhammad takes on Curtis Millender in a welterweight showdown.
UFC 236 simply retains getting higher as a welterweight bout between Belal Muhammad and Curtis Millender has been added. Millender, who misplaced final week versus Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos by way of first-round submission, is on the lookout for a fast rebound into the win column in opposition to the at all times sport Muhammad.
Muhammad (14-3) preventing out of Roufusport in Milwaukee, Wisconsin below legendary placing coach Duke Roufus, is trying to get again within the win column as nicely after struggling a call loss to Geoff Neal at UFC Brooklyn again in January of this yr. Muhammad who’s 5-Three within the UFC has notable wins over Tim Means, Jordan Mein and most not too long ago Likelihood Recountre at UFC Utica.
Millender (17-4) coaching out of CSW in San Bernardino, California, was on a nine-fight win streak earlier than his submission loss in opposition to Zaleski dos Santos. Millender is 3-1 within the UFC and has notable wins over Thiago Alves, Max Griffin and most not too long ago Siyar Bahadurzada at UFC 232.
This welterweight tilt between Muhammad and Millender provides to the already stacked UFC 236 battle card which takes place Saturday, April 13 on the State Farm Enviornment in Atlanta, Georgia. UFC 236 will function two interim title fights and will probably be accessible on PPV.
Middleweight phenom Israel Adesanya (16-0) will put his undefeated file on the road in opposition to the heavy-handed Kelvin Gastelum (15-3) in a conflict for the middleweight interim title. Present featherweight champion Max Holloway (20-3) will soar in weight to tackle Dustin Poirier (24-5) in the principle occasion to see who will stroll away with the light-weight interim title and almost definitely get the subsequent shot at Khabib Nurmagomedov’s throne.