Former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski faces Tom Aspinall in a three-round battle on February 20. The contest is featured on the UFC Fight Night card taking place at a yet to be determined location. The promotion made the announcement on Wednesday (AEDT).
Andrei Arlovski (30-19, 2 NC) of Belarus is riding the two-win streak. This includes a pair of unanimous decisions scored in 2020 against Tanner Boser in November and Philipe Lins in May.
Tom Aspinall (9-2) of England won five bouts in a row. In October 2020 he stopped Alan Baudot in Round 1, following the first-round TKO of Jake Collier secured last July, which marked his successful UFC debut.
Big test for @AspinallBJJ 🇬🇧
— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) January 5, 2021
UFC Fight Night on February 20 is expected to be headlined by a five-round heavyweight battle between Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis. The announced to date list of matchups can be found here.