Diego Sanchez returns to welterweight on November 11 against “The Immortal”

August 16, 2017 6:59 pm by Chris Taylor
Diego Sanchez

Former UFC lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez will return to welterweight on November 11 when he meets “The Immortal” Matt Brown at UFC Fight Night 120 in Norfolk, Virginia.

UFC officials just announced the scrap.

Matt Brown was last seen in action this past December at UFC 206 in Toronto, where he suffered the first knockout loss of his career to Donald Cerrone via a third-round head kick.

Brown’s most recent win came at UFC 189 in July of 2015 when he submitted Tim Means with a guillotine choke.

Meanwhile, Diego Sanchez most recent octagon appearance came in April, where he suffered a first-round knockout loss to Al Iaquinta. Prior to the setback, The Ultimate Fighter Season One winner was coming off a decision victory over Marcin Held.

Diego Sanchez vs. Matt Brown is the fourth edition to UFC Fight Night 120.

The fight card currently includes the following fights.

Anthony Pettis vs. Dustin Poirier
Matt Brown vs. Diego Sanchez
Karl Roberson vs. Darren Stewart
Cezar Ferreira vs. Nate Marquardt
Matt Brown vs. Diego Sanchez

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