Carlston Harris has his initially UFC assignment.
At the UFC Struggle Night party on Could 8, Harris (15-4 MMA, – UFC) will make his promotional debut from Christian Aguilera, pending bout finalization. Equally sides have verbally agreed and contracts are predicted to be signed shortly.
Two persons with awareness of the matchup informed MMA Junkie of the qualified scheduling Thursday but questioned to keep on being nameless as the marketing has yet to make an formal announcement.
Aguilera (14-7 MMA, 1-1 UFC) has break up his two UFC appearances to day. Following a rapid and productive advertising debut, a 59-2nd gain above Anthony Ivy in June, Aguilera experienced a 3-combat winning streak snapped when he was submitted by Sean Brady in August.
Harris (15-4 MMA, – UFC) was available a UFC deal in October following he amazed UFC president Dana White at a filming of “Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight” in Abu Dhabi. Must he contend as scheduled on Might 8, Harris, 33, will be the 1st fighter from Guyana to struggle in the UFC.
With the addition, the UFC Combat Evening lineup for May perhaps 8 consists of:
- Donald Cerrone vs. Diego Sanchez
- Zarrukh Adashev vs. Ryan Benoit
- Holly Holm vs. Julianna Pena
- Marcos Rogerio de Lima vs. Maurice Greene
- Christian Aguilera vs. Carlston Harris