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Manel Kape vs Muhammad Mokaev joins the UFC 304 fight card

The flyweight fight between Manel Kape and Muhammad Mokaev has been added to the UFC 304 fight card. The MMA event will be broadcast live from Co-op Live in Manchester, England on Saturday, July 27.

Manel Kape (19-6) is on a four-fight winning streak. In his previous outing last September, the 30-year-old defeated Felipe dos Santos by unanimous decision. The native of Luanda, Angola, was scheduled to face long-time rival Matheus Nicolau in the rescheduled rematch last April, but withdrew due to a rib injury.

Manchester native Muhammad Mokaev (12-0, 1 NC) makes his second Octagon appearance of the year. The undefeated 23-year-old last scored a unanimous decision against Alex Perez in March.

The fight was announced by Mokaev via message on X. The promotion has yet to officially confirm the match.

With the addition of Kape vs Mokaev, the current UFC 304 lineup looks like this:

  • Nathaniel Wood vs. Daniel Pineda, Featherweight
  • Arnold Allen vs. Giga Chikadze, featherweight
  • Manel Kape vs. Muhammad Mokaev, flyweight