NJOKUANI vs. CRUICKSHANK ADDED TO UFC FIGHT NIGHT 54

By: TIM MUTOHFAN

Anthony Njokuani will be making his 7th trip into the Octagon when he steps in to take on Daron Cruickshank on Oct. 4th. Their fight will be on the undercard of UFC Fight Night: Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

The 10 year vet Njokuani has earned an MMA record of 16-8 with 1 no contest (3-4 in the UFC). He lost a unanimous decision to Vinc Pichel at UFC 173 May of this year.

Cruickshank is a veteran on The Ultimate Fighter having competed for Team Faber on the first and so far only live season of the reality competition show. The 20 fight veteran has a record of 15-5 (4-3 in the UFC). He too is coming off a loss, his came at the hands of Jorge Masvidal on the undercard of UFC on Fox: Lawler vs. Brown via unanimous decision July of 2014.

The full fight card is as follows:

UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine

Welterweight: Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine

Bantamweight: Rafael Assuncau vs. Bryan Caraway

Lightweight: Anthony Njokuani vs. Daron Cruickshank

Lightweight: Chad Laprise vs. Yosdenis Cedeno

Middleweight: Elias Theodorou vs. Bruno Santos

Bantamweight: Mitch Gagnon vs. Ajiamain Sterling

Flyweight: Louis Gaudinot vs. Patrick Holohan

Welterweight: Nordine Taleb vs. Li Jingliang

Lightweight: Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Jake Lindsey

Lightweight: Jason Saggo vs. Paul Felder

Bantamweight: Pedro Munhoz vs. Jerrod Sanders

Welterweight: Albert Tumenov vs. TBD

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