IXFA light-heavyweight champion and Legacy vet, Daniel Jolly (5-0), will make his UFC debut August 23 at UFC Fight Night 74. Jolly is a late replacement for Sean O’Connell, and will be facing Misha Cirkunov (9-2). The event takes place in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, and will be shown on Fox Sports 1.
Daniel Jolly is undefeated in his young MMA career. Out of his five wins, three have been 1st round finishes, including a 10 second and 16 second knockout. Jolly is a 3rd degree black belt and world champion in Kuk Sool Won, and also a purple belt in BJJ; he has one submission win.
Misha Cirkunov will also be making his UFC debut, and is currently on a 4-fight win streak. All four of his wins have come in the first round.
Look for this fight to be on the prelims, which will be shown on Fox Sports 1, starting at 7PM/4PM ETPT.