Youssef Zalal will fight in the UFC’s notice nine days before February 6th.
Zalal rushes to intervene as Colin Anglin is expelled from the planned battle with Choi Seung-woo and out of the battle with Anglin. MMA DNA The first person to report the news.
Zalal (10-3) and Choi (8-3) were originally scheduled to fight each other in October, but Choi withdrew from the fight for private reasons. Despite Hee-seop Choi’s withdrawal, Zalal remained and faced UFC rookie Ilia Topuria, who handled his first defeat in the UFC. Before being defeated, Zalal began his UFC career 3-0. All four of his battles took place in 2020.
Hee-seop Choi got off to a tough start in his UFC career after losing the first two UFC battles with Movsar Evloev and Gavin Tucker. After starting 0-2, Choi rebounded in December 2019 to defeat Suman Moktarian. Zalal is currently the third opponent change for Choi on February 6th. He was first booked with Stephen Peterson.
The current February 6th fight cards are:
Alistair Overeem vs. Alexander Volkov
Frankie Edgar vs. Cory Sandhagen
Macy Chiasson vs. Marion Reneau
Manel Kape vs. Alexandre Pantoja
Benil Darish vs. Diego Ferreira
Clay Guida vs. Michael Johnson
Julio Arce vs Timur Barriev
Alex da Silva vs. Devonte Smith
Joselyne Edwards vs Karol Rosa
Molly McCann vs. Lara Procopio
Choi Seung Woo vs. Youssef Zalal
Aliaskhab Khizriev Opponent TBA
– MMA Sports
Youssef Zalal intervenes to fight Choi Seung-woo on February 6th
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