Myr (28-10 MMA, 22-10 UFC) and Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) agreed to pairing, according to the first report from ESPN After that, confirmation from Ali Abdelaziz of Muhammad’s manager, Dominance MMA (via) twitter):
let’s go https://t.co/GXJ82JYOn8
— Ali Abdelaziz (@ AliAbdelaziz00) April 4, 2021
The UFC 263 will take place on June 12th, following the expected qualifying on ESPN and ESPN +, using the main card broadcast on pay-per-view. The location and location have not been announced.
Maia, 43, has returned to action for the first time since suffering in March 2020. First round TKO loss Gilbert Burns at UFC Fight Night 170 in Brazil.
Meanwhile, 32-year-old Muhammad recedes into an octagon. Following a no contest At his first UFC main event with Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 187 in March. The battle ended in the second round when Edwards accidentally struck Muhammad’s eyes.
The latest UFC263 lineup includes:
- Daveson Figueyredo vs Brandon Moreno-Flyweight Title
- Jake Collier vs. Carlos Felipe
- Luigi Vendramini vs Fares Ziam
- Hakeem Dawodu vs. Movsar Evloev
- Sijara Eubanks vs. Carol Rosa
- Paul Craig vs. Jamahal Hill
- Joanne Calderwood vs. Lauren Murphy
- Demian Maia vs. Beral Muhammad
– MMA Sports
Demian Maia vs. Beral Muhammad added to UFC263
https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2021/04/ufc-news-demian-maia-vs-belal-muhammad-welterweight-booked-ufc-263 Demian Maia vs. Beral Muhammad added to UFC263