A welterweight banger is the newest addition to the UFC’s July 15 lineup.

Abdul Razak Alhassan (10-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) will face newcomer Mounir Lazzez (9-1 MMA, 0-Zero UFC) at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi – also referred to as “Battle Island.”

Two individuals with information of the state of affairs knowledgeable MMA Junkie of the reserving Wednesday however requested to stay nameless for the reason that promotion has but to make an official announcement.

Winner of three in a row, Alhassan hasn’t competed since his 43-second knockout over Niko Value in September 2018. He was compelled to the sidelines as a result of accusations of sexual assault, however in March, Alhassan was discovered not responsible of all prices.

Group Nogueira Dubai’s Lazzez is coming off back-to-back first-round finishes. The Tunisian striker is a former Desert Drive welterweight champion and has one lone loss on his report to Courageous CF tremendous light-weight champion Eldar Eldarov.

With the addition, the present July 15 lineup consists of:

  • Carla Esparza vs. Marina Rodriguez
  • Aleksander Doskalchuk vs. Tagir Ulanbekov
  • Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Mounir Lazzez