A featherweight battle has been added to the UFC schedule.
Invoice Algeowill tackle Ricardo Ramos at an upcoming UFC Combat Evening occasion on April 17. The cardboard doesn’t at the moment have a publicly-announced location or venue, however the promotion has acquired licensure to carry the occasion on the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Two folks with data of the matchup knowledgeable MMA Junkie of the reserving Friday however requested to stay nameless because the promotion has but to make an official announcement.
Algeo (14-5 MMA, 1-1 UFC) has cut up his UFC appearances thus far. After a “Combat of the Evening” bonus-earning efficiency in his promotional debut, a unanimous determination loss to former UFC featherweight title challenger Ricardo Lamas, Algeo picked up his first UFC victory in November. He defeated “The Alpha Ginger” Spike Carlyle through unanimous determination.
In the meantime, Ramos (14-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) was scheduled to compete at UFC Combat Evening 187 on March 13, however his battle was scrapped after opponent Zubaira Tukhugov withdrew because of damage. Ramos most not too long ago competed in July when he was completed by Lerone Murphy through ground-and-pound.
With the addition, the UFC’s April 17 lineup consists of:
- Kelvin Gastelum vs. Robert Whittaker
- Bartosz Fabinski vs. Gerald Meerschaert
- Parker Porter vs. Chase Sherman
- Tracy Cortez vs. Justine Kish
- Tony Gravely vs. Nate Maness
- Austin Hubbard vs. Natan Levy
- Drakkar Klose vs. Jeremy Stephens
- Invoice Algeo vs. Ricardo Ramos