According to a report by Vale Tudo, Russian combat sambo champion Rustam Khabilov has signed with the UFC. Khabilov will meet Vinc Pichel at The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale in December.
Khabilov holds a 14-1 record, including recent victories over Jason Dent and Rodrigo Ribeiro. Pichel (6-0) was on the most recent season of The Ultimate Fighter, falling to Al Iaquinta.
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