According to the latest reports, a key Bantamweight fight between Chad Anheliger and Alatang Heili has been added to the match card of UFC 279.
MMA Empire has reported that Chad Anheliger is set to collide against Alatang Heili on September 10 at UFC
The Mongolian Knight has won three out of his five UFC bouts. He lost one of them whereas one ended in a draw. Heili is coming off a TKO victory against Kevin Croom earlier this year in April. Before that, he faced Gustavo Lopez which ended in a draw. His only UFC loss came against Cassey Kenney.
On the other hand, Chad Anheliger won his promotional debut in a dominant fashion. He defeated Jesse Strader in his very first UFC bout via TKO. Anheliger hasn’t been defeated inside the octagon since 2016.
Both these men have great momentum heading into UFC 279. As a result, both of them will try to keep it by adding one more win to their records on September 10.