10 Light Heavyweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign in 2020 – Cageside Press

Jiri Prochazka

Jiri Prochazka Credit: RIZIN FF

The UFC’s light heavyweight division is in constant need of contenders, thanks to Jon Jones clearing it out.

Who might the UFC call up as reinforcements at 205lbs in 2020? We take a look at ten fighters the promotion should sign. For a look at our heavyweight picks, check out our list here.

First up, here’s a look at last year’s list, featuring current UFC roster members Dalcha Lungiambula, Klidson Farias, Nicu Negumereanu, Ivan Shtyrkov, and Khadis Ibragimov, who all signed with the UFC in 2019:

Dalcha Lungiambula
Jiri Prochazka
Klidson Farias
Nicu Negumereanu
Ivan Shtyrkov
Alton Cunningham
Karl Albrektsson
Khadis Ibragimov
Karl Reed
Andy Clamp

It’s worth noting that while Ivan Shtyrkov signed with the UFC, he didn’t last long, thanks to a failed drug test. Now on to our light heavyweight picks for 2020!

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