Also announced for the card, top Japanese fighter Kiichi Kunimoto will make his UFC Octagon debut against South Korea’s Hyun Gyu Lim in a welterweight showdown.
Hyun “The Ace” Gyu Lim (12-3-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) has found instant success in first two UFC appearances, earning knockout wins over Marcelo Guimaraes and most recently Pascal Krauss at August’s UFC 164. The Korean Top Team representative earned Fight of the Night honors for his first round KO over Krauss. The 6’2″ Lim has a 79″ reach, giving him a significant reach advantage over the shorter, stockier Kunimoto.
UFC Fight Night 34: Ellenberger vs. Saffiedene takes place on Saturday, January 4th from the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. Tune in to Fight Parrot for complete coverage including live results and play-by-play commentary.
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