The promotion’s United Kingdom branch announced the booking on Friday. UFC Fight Night 30 takes place on Oct. 26 at the Manchester Evening News Arena in Manchester, England, and is headlined by a middleweight clash between Michael Bisping and Mark Munoz.
Despite missing weight, Lineker earned his third consecutive win inside the Octagon on Aug. 3, as he stopped Jose Maria Tome with punches 1:03 into the second round at UFC 163. The 23-year-old Brazilian also owns Octagon triumphs over Yasuhiro Urushitani and Azamat Gashimov. “Hands of Stone” debuted with the promotion at UFC on Fox 3, losing to Louis Gaudinot via guillotine choke in the second frame.
A 33-fight veteran, Harris has split a pair of UFC appearances. The 30-year-old Englishman was submitted by Darren Uyenoyama at UFC on FX 5 before outpointing Ulysses Gomez in London this past February.view original article >>
After inking a new multi-fight contract to stay with the UFC, Joseph Duffy has been booked for his next fight as he faces off with James Vick on Nov. 4 in New York as part of the UFC 217 card at Madi read news >>
The fight card is set for the UFC’s return to Brazil on Oct. 28 with UFC Fight Night 119.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Next week’s UFC 216 lineup will apparently have 13 fights, after all.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News, UFC read news >>
The fight card is set for the UFC’s return to Poland later this month for UFC Fight Night 118.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
A featherweight bout between touted prospect Zabit Magomedsharipov and Sheymon Moraes is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 122.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Kalindra Faria will remain on Saturday’s UFC 216 lineup – with a main-card slot, no less.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC Fight Night 123 is taking shape with a lightweight bout between Scott Holtzman and Darrell Horcher.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC bantamweight Marlon Vera says it all the time – sign him up for a fight in Las Vegas. But for now, he’ll take a detour to Brazil to fight John Lineker.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Marcin Held will remain on next week’s UFC Fight Night 118 lineup, after all.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC Fight Night 122, the first UFC event in mainland China, is beginning to shape up with the addition of a pair of women’s bouts.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>