The full Eagle FC 47 card has been finalized.
Following Eagle FC 46, Khabib Nurmagomedov’s promotion returns to action Friday night at the FLX Arena in Miami for Eagle FC 47.
The headliner is a heavyweight bout between former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos and Yorgan De Castro.
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It will be Dos Santos’ first fight since getting released by the UFC last year. Prior to that, the Brazilian lost his last four outings all by way of TKO.
As for De Castro, he will be looking for his third straight win. He last scored a Submission (guillotine choke) win over Shaun Asher at Eagle FC 44 event.
The Cape Verde native has won his last two outings since his UFC tenure ended last year. His most recent showing was a submission win over Shaun Asher at Eagle FC 44 back in January.
Also in action is former UFC middleweight Hector Lombard who takes on fellow UFC alumni Thiago Silva in the co-main event.
Other notable names competing on the card are former UFC fighters Maki Pitolo, Andrew Sanchez and Ronny Markes to name a few.
Eagle FC 47 Full Card
It’s not a stacked card, especially compared to Eagle FC 46.
However, it’s still something worth checking out for the MMA hardcore fan as there is no shortage of notable fighters competing on the card.
You can view the full card below:
- Junior Dos Santos vs. Yorgan De Castro
- Hector Lombard vs. Thiago Silva
- Maki Pitolo vs. Doug Usher
- Gabriel Checco vs. Andrew Sanchez
- Akhmed Aliev vs. Darrell Horcher
- Islam Mamedov vs. Zach Zane
- Ronny Markes vs. Reggie Pena
- Alexandre Almeida vs. Roosevelt Roberts
- Paulo Silva vs. Sean Soriano
- Adi Alic vs. Shawn Bunch
- Dennis Hughes Jr. vs. Dylan Mantello
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