Jamahal Hill vs. Johnny Walker added to UFC Fight Night on Feb. 19

2 of the UFC light heavyweight department’s most harmful finishers are set to clash.

At the UFC Battle Night occasion Feb. 19, anticipated to occur at the UFC Peak in Las Vegas, 205-pound competitors Jamahal Hill and Johnny Walker will clash.

2 individuals with understanding of the match verified the scheduling Monday after a preliminary report from mixed martial arts Combating however asked to stay confidential as the promo has yet to make a main statement. Mixed martial arts Concepts initially reported the then-dateless battle pairing on Instagram.

Hill (9-1 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 3-1 UFC) intends to ride the momentum of a 48-second knockout versus Jimmy Crute at UFC on ESPN 31 in December. The win was a bounce-back from a first-round TKO loss to Paul Craig in June in which Hill graphically hurt his arm.

Walker (18-6 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 4-3 UFC) looks for to rebound from a loss in his very first marketing centerpiece, which came through consentaneous choice at UFC Battle Night 193 in October versus previous title opposition Thiago Santos.

With the addition, the UFC Battle Night lineup for Feb. 19 consists of:

  • Kyle Daukaus vs. Julian Marquez

  • Jessica-Rose Clark vs. Stephanie Egger

  • Chad Anheliger vs. Jesse Strader

  • Austin Terminology vs. Jonathan Pearce

  • Mario Bautista vs. Khalid Taha

  • Chas Skelly vs. Mark Striegl

  • Nasrat Haqparast vs. TBA

  • Ilir Latifi vs. Alexandr Romanov

  • Diana Belbita vs. Gloria de Paula

  • Jamahal Hill vs. Johnny Walker

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.