Eryk Anders vs. Jun Yong Park added to May 21st UFC Fight Night
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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