Stefan Struve vs. Stipe Miocic Headlines UFC on FUEL 5 in Nottingham, England

Two of the top heavyweight prospects will main event UFC on FUEL TV 5 in Nottingham, England on September 29th, 2012, as six-foot-eleven Stefan Struve takes on undefeated Croatian native, Stipe Miocic. It has also been revealed verbal agreements are in place on both sides.

Struve has been called the youngest veteran of the UFC, at just 24 years of age the Dutchmen has made big waves in the heavyweight division. As of late he is riding an impressive three-fight winning streak, with all the wins coming inside the distance. He was last submitting Lavar Johnson via arm-bar at UFC 146 picking up “Submission of the Night” in the process.

Miocic was also on the UFC 146 card in Las Vegas, Nevada, defeating undefeated former Strikeforce stand out, Shane Del Rosario. The Croatian native is undefeated at 9-0 and holds three wins inside the octagon to date, Joey Beltran, Phil De Fries and the above mentioned Del Rosario.

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