A lightweight bout has been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 34 card in Singapore as Katsunori Kikuno will make his UFC debut against Quinn Mulhern.
UFC officials confirmed the fight booking on Monday.
UFC Fight Night in Singapore will take place on January 4th and will be headlined by a welterweight bout as Tarec Saffiedine meets Jake Ellenberger.
Kikuno (21-5-2) was recently signed by the UFC and is currently on a five fight winning streak. His last four wins have come in the first round, and three of those wins have come by knockout in 67 seconds or less.
Mulhern (18-3) is dropping down to the lightweight division after losing his UFC debut to Rick Story earlier this year. Prior to making his debut in the UFC, he has won three straight inclusing a split decision win over Yuri Villefort in Strikeforce.
The current UFC Fight Night 34: Saffiedine vs. Ellenberger card is below.
Tarec Saffiedine (14-3) vs. Jake Ellenberger (29-7)
Hacran Dias (21-2-1) vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri (32-7-2)
Katsunori Kikuno (21-5-2) vs. Quinn Mulhern (18-3)