The UFC’s return to “Beantown” in January is one step closer to complete with the addition of a light heavyweight scrap.
UFC newcomer Abdul-Kerim Edilov (16-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC), from Moscow, will meet Francimar Barroso (17-4 MMA, 2-1 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston. Promotion officials today announced the new booking.
UFC Fight Night 81 takes place Jan. 17, a Sunday, at TD Garden in Boston. The majority of the card is expected to air on FOX Sports 1 following...