Noad Lahat (7-1 MMA 0-1 UFC) will meet Steven Siler (23-12 MMA, 5-3 UFC) at UFC on FOX 12. It was announced on UFC Tonight last night.
Noad Lahat has 2 knockouts, 4 submissions and 1 decision victories, but he has only been knocked out once in his MMA career. Prior making his UFC debut he was on a seven fight winning streak. He made his UFC debut against Godofredo Castro, but lost via 1st Rd KO at UFC Fight Night – Shogun vs. Henderson 2 on Mar / 23 / 2014. He looks for redemption in July.
This fight will be on course to air the preliminary card of the night.
Steven Siler no doubt has the experience edge over Lahat. He has 3 knockouts, 13 submissions and 7 decision victories, he has lost five times by KO and Submission. He made his debut against Josh Clopton at The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale on Dec / 03 / 2011 which he won via Unanimous Decision. He won his next two, but lost to Darren Elkins at UFC 154 – St. Pierre vs. Condit on Nov / 17 / 2012 via Unanimous Decision. He won his next two, but lost to Dennis Bermudez via Unanimous Decision at UFC Fight Night – Fight for the Troops 3 on Nov / 06 / 2013. In his last fight he lost to Rony Mariano Bezerra via 1st Rd TKO at UFC Fight Night – Shogun vs. Henderson 2 on Mar / 23 / 2014
UFC on FOX 12 takes place July 26 at SAP Center in San Jose. The main card airs on FOX following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.
Here is how the rest of the card looks like:
- Michael Johnson vs. Josh Thomson
- Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
- Noah Lahat vs. Steven Siler