Gokhan Saki vs Khalil Rountree Jr. added to UFC 219

Gokhan Saki vs Khalil Rountree Jr. added to UFC 219

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Coming off a first round knockout win in his UFC debut last month, kickboxing star Gokhan Saki has announced his second fight inside the octagon. Gokhan Saki vs Khalil Rountree Jr. has been added to UFC 219 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on December 30.

Winner of 83 pro kickboxing bouts, 59 of them by knockout, Turkey’s Saki knocked out Henrique da Silva in Japan last month at UFC Fight Night 117. He was awarded a Performance of the Night honor for his effort. This December, he will meet former Ultimate Fighter finalist Rountree, who is coming off back-to-back knockout victories over Daniel Jolly and Paul Craig.