The former ACB champion in the lightest weight, Peter Yang, in January of the current year signed the contract with UFC, in June plans to carry out the first duel under the banner of the largest MMA promotion.
"Peter is recovering from a rupture of cruciate ligaments and slowly trying to gain shape. As for a debut in UFC, it is planned for June – now we wait for confirmation of a specific date, a place, and also a name of the rival" – reported in a press-service of club Vityaz Fight which represents 25-the summer fighter.
We will remind that Pyotr Yang won the ACB championship title in the lightest weight in April of last year, having won in a title revenge the unanimous judicial decision of Magomed Magomedov, and six months later carried out successful protection of the champion belt, having knocked out in the third round of the Brazilian Mateus Mattos. In total on the account of the fighter who began professional career in 2014, eight victories (four early), and one defeat by the separate judicial decision.