Seungwoo Choi will get nonetheless a further modify in opponent on Feb. 6.
Two individuals with know-how of the matchup informed MMA Junkie of the booking Thursday but questioned to continue to be nameless, as the promotion has not still created an official announcement. MMA DNA was initially to report the information.
The pair had been initially slated to sq. off at this previous October’s UFC Fight Evening 179, but Choi was forced to withdraw owing to undisclosed factors. Alternatively, Zalal faced newcomer Ilia Topuria, who handed him his initial marketing reduction. Prior to that, the Moroccan featherweight had notched three wins around Austin Lingo, Jordan Griffin and Peter Barrett, turning out to be the 1st fighter in 2020 to go 3-.
Soon after dropping his initial two UFC bouts to Movsar Evloev and Gavin Tucker, Choi notched his 1st marketing gain when he defeated Suman Mokhtarian at UFC Struggle Night time 165 in December 2019. Prior to his newest scheduling, Choi experienced been booked on Feb. 6 towards Steven Peterson and then Anglin.
With the improve, the UFC Struggle Evening 184 lineup features:
- Alistair Overeem vs. Alexander Volkov
- Frankie Edgar vs. Cory Sandhagen
- Macy Chiasson vs. Marion Reneau
- Manel Kape vs. Alexandre Pantoja
- Beneil Dariush vs. Diego Ferreira
- Clay Guida vs. Michael Johnson
- Julio Arce vs. Timur Valiev
- Alex da Silva vs. Devonte Smith
- Joselyne Edwards vs. Karol Rosa
- Molly McCann vs. Lara Procopio
- Seungwoo Choi vs. Youssef Zalal
- Aliaskhab Khizriev vs. opponent TBA