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Hector Lombard Vs. Dong Hyun Kim Set For August

Andrew Ravens

Hector Lombard

UFC is going to Asia and is having some sick fights for the card, UFC officials have announced welterweights Hector Lombard (34-4-1 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Dong Hyun Kim (19-2-1 MMA, 10-2 UFC) will meet in the co-main event of the “Fight Night” card in Macau.

Hector Lombard (34-4) he 19 knockouts, 7 submissions and 8 decision victories in his MMA career. In his last four fights he is 3-1. He beat Rousimar Palhares via knockout at UFC on FX 6 – Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson on Dec / 15 / 2012, but lost to Yushin Okami via split decision at UFC on Fuel TV 8 – Silva vs. Stann on Mar / 03 / 2013. He won his last two fights, he beat Nate Marquardt via knockout at UFC 166 – Velasquez vs. dos Santos 3 on Oct / 19 / 2013 and then Jake Shields via unanimous decision at UFC 171 – Hendricks vs. Lawler on Mar / 15 / 2014.

UFC President Dana White announced the fight following UFC 173 Dillashaw – Barao on Saturday from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Dong Hyun Kim has 8 knockouts, 1 submissions and 10 decision victories. He has been knocked out twice. He made his UFC debut against Jason Tan at UFC 84 – Ill Wil on May / 24 / 2008 which he won by TKO. In his last five fights he is 4-1 and in his last four fights he is undefeated. He lost to Demian Maia via knockout at via knockout at UFC 148 – Silva vs. Sonnen 2 on Jul / 07 / 2012 , but then began his four fight winning streak with wins over Paulo Thiago via unanimous decision at UFC on Fuel TV 6 – Franklin vs. Le on Nov / 10 / 2012, Siyar Bahadurzada via unanimous decision at UFC on Fuel TV 8 – Silva vs. Stann on Mar / 03 / 2013, Erick Silva via knockout at UFC Fight Night – Maia vs. Shields on Oct / 09 / 2013, and then John Hathaway via knockout at UFC Fight Night – Kim vs. Hathaway on Mar / 01 / 2014 in his last fight.

We do not have a date or a location, but the fights go down in August.

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