Combat, the division of medical, meets the challenge in front of the Armenian Brazilian
The first UFC event in Brazil in 2014 has already set his protagonist . The karateka Lyoto Machida was announced in the main event of UFC Fight Night in Jaragua , show scheduled for Feb. 8 . He sees the Armenian Gegard Mousasi , who had challenged Machida on Saturday.
Machida , who has a cartel in MMA 20 wins and four losses , debuted at middleweight division last Saturday ( 26 ) . In the clash , Brazilian needed just over two minutes to knock out Mark Munoz .
Already Mousasi , who has a professional record of 34 wins, two draws and four defeats , will make his second appearance in the Octagon , the first in the category of medium . After migrating the exinto Strikeforce debut in the UFC with a victory over Iliir Latifi , UFC Sweden in April.
Return to Jaragua
The fight between Lyoto and Mousasi will headline the second pass by the Ultimate Jaragua do Sul Santa Catarina The city has hosted an event of the organization in May this year , with Luke Rockhold and Vitor Belfort in the main event .