Cirkunov Signs With The UFC


As announced on this week’s Canadian MMA Rumor Mill, Misha Cirkunov has signed with the UFC. An expected debut date and opponent have yet to be determined but the news was confirmed by Cirkunov’s mishamanager Pat Wilson on Twitter today,

Pat Wilson @RISEMgmt 58m58 minutes ago

It’s official, has signed a multi fight deal with the Fight…

Cirkunov is the current Hard Knocks’ Light Heavyweight champion capturing the title this past January by defeating Rodney Wallace via TKO in the first round. He followed that up by defending the belt this past May with a minute and 20 second submission of Shaun Asher. Currently riding a 4 fight win streak all by way of first round finishes Cirkunov has not lost since March 2012.

2 Responses to “ Cirkunov Signs With The UFC ”

  1. Don't Call Me Leon says:

    Congrats! Awesome watching him live with AFC.

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  2. Bobby Karimi-Busheri says:

    Congrats to Misha!

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