MMA Odds and Ends for Wednesday: Albert Tumenov vs. Leon Edwards set for UFC 204

480 Albert Tumenov vs. Leon Edwards set for UFC 204 UFC officials announced  Tuesday morning that a welterweight matchup pitting Albert Tumenov vs. Leon Edwards has been scheduled for UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Tumenov (17-3)  had his five-fight win streak snapped in his last bout as he was submitted by Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night 87. Edwards (11-3) heads into this matchup off a victory over Dominic Waters in May at UFC Fight Night 87. UFC 204 takes place at Manchester Arena on October 8. Here’s an updated look at the card. Michael Bisping (30-7) vs. Dan Henderson (32-14) Vitor Belfort (25-12) vs. Gegard Mousasi (39-6) Ovince Saint Preux (19-8) vs. Jimi Manuwa (15-2) Stefan Struve (31-8) vs Ruslan Magomedov (14-1) Adriano Martins (28-7) vs. Leonardo Santos (15-4) Brad Pickett (26-11) vs. Iuri Alcantara (37-7, 1NC) Davey Grant (10-2) vs. Damian Stasiak (10-2) Leon Edwards (11-3) vs. Albert Tumenov (17-3) Ricardo Lamas (16-5) vs. B.J. Penn (16-10-2) Kyoji Horiguchi (17-2) vs. Ali Bagautinov (14-4)   Former Cage Warriors champ Alex Enlund faces Martin Buschkamp at UFC Fight Night 93 A pair of UFC newcomers will square off in Germany next week as Martin Buschkamp faces Alex Enlund. Enlund (14-2) has won 11 of his 14 bouts by submission including a victory over Paulo Boer in his last fight. Buschkamp (9-0) competes for the first time since 2014 but has won seven of his nine career bouts by submission.   UFC Fight Night 93 takes place Sept. 3 at Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany. Here’s an updated look at the card. Andrei Arlovski vs. Josh Barnett Jan Blachowicz vs. Alexander Gustafsson Ryan Bader vs. Ilir Latifi Tae Hyun Bang vs. Nick Hein Nicolas Dalby vs. Peter Sobotta Christian Colombo vs. Jarjis Danho Scott Askham vs. Jack Hermansson Rustam Khabilov vs. Leandro Silva Ashlee Evans-Smith vs. Veronica Macedo Leandro Issa vs. Taylor Lapilus Jessin Ayari vs. Jim Wallhead Martin Buschkamp vs. Alex Enlund  

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