Lewis vs Abdurakhimov set for Albany’s UFC Fight Night 102
The card which marks the UFC’s first official card in the state since MMA was legalized in April, also features a heavyweight co-main, as No.13 Francis Ngannou battles Anthony Hamilton.
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Lewis is on a four-fight win streak and recently eked out a split-decision over Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night 90 in July.
Abdurakhimov also edged Walt Harris by split-decision at UFC Fight Night 96 Oct. 1.
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Several other fights were also announced for the card.
Aljamain Sterling (12-1-0) vs Raphael Assuncao (23-5-0)
Patrick Cummins (8-4-0) vs Gian Villante (14-7-0)
Oluwale Bamgbose vs Joe Giglotti (7-1-0)
Randy Brown (8-1-0) vs Charlie Ward (2-1-0)
Keith Berish (5-0-0) vs Ryan Janes (8-1-0)
Corey Anderson (8-2-0) vs Sean O’Connell (17-8-0)
Tatiana Suarez (4-0-0) vs Juliana Lima (8-3-0)
Zubaira Tukhugov (18-4-0) vs Tiago dos Santos e Silva (20-5-2)
Tickets go on sale to the general public Oct. 28.