Arnold Allen will face Makwan Amirkhani in a featherweight tilt at UFC Fight Night 107, promotion officials announced Tuesday.
UFC Fight Night 107 takes place at the O2 Arena in London on March 18. A headliner has not yet been announced for the event. The card will stream in its entirety on UFC Fight Pass.
Allen, 23, enters the matchup on a four-fight winning streak. The BKK Fighters representative is 2-0 in the Octagon, with a decision win over Yaotzin Meza and a submission triumph against Alan Omer to his credit. Allen is 11-1 as a professional overall, with eight victories coming inside the distance.
Amirkhani, meanwhile, is 3-0 in the Octagon, including a decision win over Mike Wilkinson in his most recent outing at UFC Fight Night 84. Prior to that, “Mr. Finland” earned first-round stoppages of Masio Fullen and Andy Ogle in his first two promotional appearances. Amirkhani is 13-2 since beginning his pro career in 2010.