Booking Roundup: 7 Fights Added To Upcoming UFC Events

Nik Lentz


The Thanksgiving Holiday didn’t slow down the UFC’s matchmaking department.

This week, we have confirmed the addition of several bout additions to upcoming events.

As we previously reported on BJPENN.COM, Ryan Bader will face Phil Davis at UFC on FOX 14.

Ian McCall vs. John Lineker is back on the books, this time though, the duo is set up for a showdown at UFC 183.

A lightweight bout between Joe Lauzon and Al Iaquinta has been booked for January 31, and the rumored return of Kid Yamamoto was confirmed by UFC officials, though an opponent has yet to be named.

Fights BJPENN.COM has yet to announce are as follows:

Former UFC flyweight title challenger, John Moraga has a new opponent in the form of Willie Gates. Gates replaces Jussier Formiga, who is out with an injury. The newly booked Moraga vs. Gates bout will remain on the UFC on FOX 13 fight card.

A featherweight bout between Nik Lentz (pictured) and Thiago Tavares has been booked for UFC Fight Night 60 in Colorado.

Lastly, UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston, received a preliminary card addition in the form of Charles Rosa vs. Sean Soriano.


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