‘World’s Tallest Featherweight’ Has Been Added To UFC Roster

The UFC’s newest addition to the featherweight division, Will Chope is a massive 6’4 and has been given his first contractual UFC obligation. A fight with fellow newcomer Bekbulat Magomedov. The two UFC rookies will square off at UFC Fight Night 34, the event will be the UFC debut in Singapore set for January 4th, 2014.

At just 23-years-old, Chope is a top MMA prospect hailing from America but living in Asia over the course of the past few years. The ‘World’s Tallest Featherweight’ has won 14 straight fights, most recently dispatching the King of Pancrase, Takumi Nakayama via TKO. Magomedov is getting an early break in the UFC after a short pro-stint of just two-years. The Russian based fighter is one of many imports from the region with high hopes for greatness.

UFC officials have yet to confirm this announcement, but it looks as if to be true.

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