It seems undefeated light-weight prospect Max Rohskopf is UFC-bound.
MMA Junkie right this moment realized from a number of folks with data of the reserving that Rohskopf (5-Zero MMA, 0-Zero UFC) has agreed to face Austin Hubbard (11-Four MMA, 1-2 UFC) at Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 11 occasion at UFC Apex in Las Vegas. These folks requested anonymity as a result of the UFC has but to make an official announcement.
Bout agreements are anticipated to be finalized shortly.
A Las Vegas resident, Rohskopf trains below grappling legend Robert Drysdale at Zenith Jiu-Jitsu. A former standout wrestler at North Carolina State College, Rohskopf made his skilled MMA debut in February 2018 and has since stored his report unblemished by means of 5 outings, most not too long ago with a 53-second submission win over Paulo Silva earlier this yr below the Titan FC banner.
In the meantime, Hubbard fights for the fourth time below the UFC banner, struggling resolution losses to world-class grapplers Mark Madsen and Davi Ramos on both aspect of a call win over Canadian light-weight Kyle Prepolec. Previous to his UFC run, Hubbard was the LFA light-weight champion.
Hubbard was initially anticipated to face Joe Solecki, who not too long ago introduced his withdrawal from the cardboard “resulting from causes past my management.”
UFC on ESPN 11 airs in its entirety on ESPN and streams reside on ESPN+.
With the change the UFC on ESPN 11 lineup now consists of:
MAIN CARD (ESPN/ESPN+, eight p.m. ET)
- Curtis Blaydes vs. Alexander Volkov
- Shane Burgos vs. Josh Emmett
- Raquel Pennington vs. Marion Reneau
- Lyman Good vs. Belal Muhammad
- Jim Miller vs. Roosevelt Roberts
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN/ESPN+, 5 p.m. ET )
- Bobby Inexperienced vs. Clay Guida
- Tecia Torres vs. Brianna Van Buren
- Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Oskar Piechota
- Cortney Casey vs. Gillian Robertson
- Frank Camacho vs. Matt Frevola
- Roxanne Modafferi vs. Lauren Murphy
- Austin Hubbard vs. Max Rohskopf