Fights on Faucet is a weekly roundup of all of the fights booked within the UFC, Bellator and different promotions.
The ultimate pay-per-view of the 12 months is upon us, people. UFC 282 goes down on Sat., Dec. 10 and encompasses a mild heavyweight championship battle between Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev. Sounds enjoyable, proper? Earlier than we are able to get to that occasion, let’s have a look at what we have now forward of us on the upcoming schedule.
The UFC both introduced or finalized six fights this week, and a pair of ranked ladies’s flyweights are sharing the Octagon subsequent 12 months.
For her subsequent task, Maycee Barber is getting a top-ten opponent. The ‘Future’ returns in opposition to Andrea Lee at an upcoming UFC Struggle Evening scheduled for Mar. 25 at a soon-to-be-announced location and venue.
Barber has returned to her successful methods since dropping two straight to Roxanne Modafferi and Alexa Grasso. The 24-year-old rattled off three wins over Miranda Maverick, Montana De La Rosa and Jessica Eye in latest appearances. As for Lee, she suffered a unanimous resolution loss to Viviane Araújo at UFC Vegas 54 this previous Could. That snapped a two-fight win streak for ‘KGB’.
UFC 282 — December 10
Cameron Saaiman vs. Steven Koslow — bantamweight
First rep. by Nolan King of MMA Junkie
UFC Struggle Evening UFC Vegas 66 — December 17
Cody Brundage vs. Michał Oleksiejczuk — middleweight
First rep. by Farah Hannoun and Nolan King of MMA Junkie
Bryan Battle vs. Rinat Fakhretdinov — welterweight
First rep. by Marcel Dorff of Eurosport Nederland
UFC Struggle Evening UFC Vegas 67 — January 14
Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Claudio Ribeiro — middleweight
First rep. Laerte Viana of Tremendous Lutas
UFC Struggle Evening — March 11
Abu Azaitar vs. Sedriques Dumas — middleweight
First rep. by Mike Heck and Damon Martin of MMA Combating
UFC Struggle Evening — March 25
Maycee Barber vs. Andrea Lee — ladies’s flyweight
First rep. by Damon Martin of MMA Combating
Introduced Bellator fights:
Bellator 289 — December 9
Lucas Brennan vs. Dre Miley — featherweight
First rep. by Bellator Zone
Bellator Dublin — February 25
Peter Queally vs. Bryce Logan — light-weight
Ciaran Clarke vs. Keir Harvie — featherweight
Kenny Mokhonoana vs. Craig McIntosh — featherweight
Darragh Kelly vs. Dorval Jordan — light-weight
First rep. by Sean Sheehan of Extreme MMA
Introduced Cage Warriors fights:
Cage Warriors 148 — December 31
Tuomas Grönvall vs. Wilson Reis — bantamweight