Eryk Anders vs. Jun Yong Park
According to UFC News Alerts, middleweights Eryk Anders and Jun Yong Park will meet in May for UFC’s May 21st Fight Night.
Anders (14-6-0, 1 NC) joined the UFC in 2017 and has defeated the likes of Brendan Allen, Gerald Meerschaert, and Darren Stewart. The Fight Ready MMA affiliate is coming off of a first-round submission loss to Andre Muniz at UFC 269: Oliveira vs. Poirier.
Come may, Anders will be looking to get back in the win column against fellow middleweight contender Jun Yong Park.
Park (13-5-0) has collected victories over Marc-Andre Barriault, John Phillips, and Tafon Nchukwi during his time with the promotion. Like Anders, Park is also coming off a loss. At UFC Fight Night: Costa vs. Vettori, Park lost to Gregory Rodrigues by way of a standing TKO.
The May 21st Fight Night will be headlined by former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm as she takes on Ketlen Vieira.
Also on the card:
Heavyweight: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Ben Rothwell
Welterweight: Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Michel Pereira
Featherweight: Chase Hooper vs. Felipe Colares
Lightweight: Jailton Almeida vs. Maxim Grishin
Women’s Strawweight: Polyana Viana vs. Tabatha Ricci
Lightweight: Omar Morales vs. Uros Medic
Middleweight: Joseph Holmes vs. Alen Amedovski
Middleweight: Dusko Todorovic vs. Chidi Njokuani
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