Donbass-born fighter Krylov will perform at the UFC tournament in London under a neutral flag
Nikita Krylov was born in the Luhansk region, he previously competed under the Russian and Ukrainian flags. In London, his rival will be Scotsman Paul Craig
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Fighter Nikita Krylov will compete at UFC Fight Night in London under a neutral flag. This is reported by TASS with reference to the press service of the UFC.
The tournament will take place on March 19. The Krylovs will compete with Scotsman Paul Craig.
Krylov is 30 years old, he was born in the village of Krasny Luch (Lugansk region), now he lives and trains in Russia.
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Previously, Krylov went to fights under the Russian and Ukrainian flags.
There are currently no bans on individual country flags in the UFC.
In the main event of the tournament in London, Russia’s Alexander Volkov will fight Britain’s Tom Aspinall. In addition, two more Russians will fight: Timur Valiev and Shamil Abdurahimov.
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