Johnny Walker Steps in to Fight Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235

Photo Credit: MMA Junkie

Photo Credit: MMA Junkie

Johnny Walker vs. Misha Cirkunov has officially been added to UFC 235 on March 2. Ovince Saint Preux was originally set to take on Cirkunov but OSP was forced to withdraw due to injury.

Walker (16-3) is coming off of a first-round TKO victory over Justin Ledet earlier this month. He’s currently riding an eight-fight win streak that includes two UFC Performance of the Night honors.

Cirkunov (14-4) most recently defeated Patrick Cummins via second-round submission last October. He holds an Octagon record of 5-2 since joining the UFC in 2015.


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