elkins v rab

Scotland’s Robert ‘The Hammer’ Whiteford prepares to face Darren Elkins in a Featherweight bout at UFC Fight Night 76 in Dublin this Saturday

MMA UK Correspondent Jade Morris catches up with the UFC Featherweight to get his thoughts on the match up, Whiteford ‘I didn’t come here to be average, I’m here to put my mark on the division’

Whiteford (12-2) has won two out of his last three fights in the UFC, with his last fight ending in an impressive 1st RD KO against Paul Redmond

Elkins (18-5) coming off a loss to Hacran Dias has won two of his last five fights, his losses being against top-level competition.

Set to take place at the 3Arena the atmosphere amongst the Irish fans is sure to be electric with Dana White calling it the ‘Pound for pound the loudest place I’ve ever been’

Dustin Poirier v Joseph Duffy headlines the card in a Lightweight bout.

The latest UFC Fight Night 76 lineup:

  • Joseph Duffy vs. Dustin Poirier
  • Paddy Holohan vs. Louis Smolka
  • Reza Madadi vs. Norman Parke
  • Nicolas Dalby vs. Darren Till
  • Mickael Lebout vs. Stevie Ray
  • Jon Delos Reyes vs. Neil Seery
  • Scott Askham vs. Krzysztof Jotko
  • Ericka Almeida vs. Aisling Daly
  • Tom Breese vs. Cathal Pendred
  • Darren Elkins vs. Robert Whiteford