Movsar Evloev vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade slated for UFC 248

Мовсар Евлоев

Accoring to Russian Vestnik MMA, former M-1 Global bantamweight champion Movsar Evloev and Douglas Silva de Andrade have been booked to fight on the card headlined by Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero. On March 7, 2020 the fighters will head to Las Vegas, Nevada, United States for UFC 248.

Movsar Evloev will be back in the octagon for the first time since his unanimous decision win over Enrique Barzola (Peru) in October 2019. The undefeated 25-year old will look to pick up a 13th straight victory on March 7, 2020. He has a record of 12 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws (2-0-0 UFC). The Russian owns 7 stoppage wins to his name, with 3 coming by knockout and 4 coming by submission.

34-year old Douglas Silva de Andrade (26-3-0 ММА | 4-3-0 UFC) is coming off a unanimous decision win over Renan Barao (Brazil) at UFC Fight Night 164 – Blachowicz vs. Jacare in November 2019. That result was preceded by a loss to Petr Yan (Russia), who scored a TKO that night. The Brazilian is currently going 4-2 in his last 6 bouts.

As a reminder, UFC 248 is set to take place on March 7, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. It will be headlined by a middleweight title fight between the current champion Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero.

You can find the current line-up for the event below:

Middleweight title fight
Israel Adesanya Vs Yoel Romero
Strawweight title fight
Weili Zhang Vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Neil Magny Vs Jingliang Li
TBA Vs Jared Cannonier
Beneil Dariush Vs Drakkar Klose
Emily Whitmire Vs Polyana Viana
Guido Cannetti Vs Danaa Batgerel
Sean O’Malley Vs Jose Alberto Quinonez
Rodolfo Vieira Vs Saparbek Safarov
Alex Oliveira Vs Max Griffin
Mark O. Madsen Vs Austin Hubbard
Neil Magny Vs Jingliang Li
Edmen Shahbazyan Vs Derek Brunson
Movsar Evloev Vs Douglas Silva de Andrade
Deron Winn Vs TBA


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