Michel Prazeres now meets Ismail Naurdiev at UFC Prague
Michel Prazeres has a new opponent for UFC’s first Fight Night event in Czech Republic.
With Ramazan Emeev sidelined due to an undisclosed injury, “Trator” will now welcome Octagon newcomer Ismail Naurdiev to the UFC at Prague’s O2 Arena on Feb. 23, multiple sources told MMA Fighting. MMA Brasil first reported the match-up.
Naurdiev (17-2), a 22-year-old welterweight from Grozny, Russia, signed with the promotion after winning 13 of his last 14 fights, finishing every single one of the opponents in his victories.