Both McGee (18-6 MMA, 7-5 UFC) and Strickland (18-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) will look to bounce back from losses when they meet on Nov. 11 at Ted Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Va.
The event airs on FS1 following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass, though the bout order hasn’t been finalized.
“The Ultimate Fighter 11” winner McGee was last seen in the octagon in January, when the judges unanimously declared Ben Saunders the winner of a UFC Fight Night 103 bout. McGee has been on a see-saw of wins and losses since a split call over current interim middleweight champ Robert Whittaker at UFC Fight Night 27 in 2013.
Strickland, in turn, was riding a three-fight winning streak when a UFC 210 unanimous-decision setback to “The Ultimate Fighter 21” winner Kamaru Usman halted his momentum. Prior to that, the 26-year-old fighter had only lost once in the octagon – a UFC Fight Night 61 decision to Santiago Ponzinibbio.
The latest UFC Fight Night 120 card now includes:
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The UFC is targeting a do-over for Will Brooks and Nik Lentz at UFC Fight Night 121.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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If you’re in Poland for UFC Fight Night 118, you’ll have an opportunity to get up close to a pair of standout fighters at the weigh-ins.Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC read news >>
Follow along for UFC Fight Night 118: Cerrone vs. Till full live results and fight stats. First fight is slated for 11:30 am ET / 8:30 am PT on Saturday. read news >>
Next month’s UFC Fight Night 122 event in mainland China has two new additions.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>