Antoni Hardonk vs. Mark Burch Added To UFC 92 Preliminary Card By: Kris Karkoski | 14 Oct 2008
Antoni HardonkA heavyweight bout pitting Antoni Hardonk (7-4) against UFC newcomer Mark Burch (9-2) has been added to the UFC 92 preliminary card, according to MMA Junkie.
After defeating Sherman Pendergarst via first-round knockout in his UFC debut, Hardonk dropped back-to-back bouts to Justin McCully and Frank Mir. Hardonk has pushed his UFC record back over .500 in 2008, earning a 17-second TKO of Colin Robinson at UFC 80 and a second round stoppage of Eddie Sanchez UFC 85 in June.
A BodogFight veteran, Burch has won three-straight, knocking out Yoshiki Takahashi, Chris Hanni, and Alex Rozman in consecutive bouts.
UFC 92 takes place on December 27th in Las Vegas features two championship bouts as UFC interim heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira battles challenger Frank Mir and UFC light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin meets top-contender Rashad Evans.