An remarkable lightweight scrap is headed to Las Vegas afterwards this month.
Multiple folks with know-how of the promotion’s designs confirmed to MMA Combating that Luis Pena will deal with Khama Deserving at the UFC’s celebration on June 27. The fight card requires area at UFC APEX and is anticipated to air on ESPN+. MMA Junkie was 1st to report the booking.
Right after dropping a controversial break up conclusion to Matt Frevola at UFC Tampa this earlier October, Pena picked up a dominant choice get about Steve Garcia at UFC Norfolk in February. “Violent Bob Ross,” a competitor on period 27 of The Supreme Fighter, is 4-2 in his UFC operate, which consists of finishes of fellow TUF cast mate Richie Smullens and Matt Wiman.
Worthy appears to keep momentum likely subsequent a unforgettable UFC debut this earlier August. “The Deathstar” sent just one of the upsets of the year with a to start with-round knockout get over Devonte Smith at UFC 241 in a combat he took on much less than a single week’s discover. The 33-12 months-outdated has received six straight fights heading into his 22nd skilled visual appearance.