Fresh off the heels of one of the most successful events in their history, the UFC returns with another Fight Night event. Monterrey, Mexico will host Saturday night’s fight card which will be headlined by a welterweight bout between Kelvin Gastelum and Neil Magny. On Friday afternoon the weigh-ins were held to make all of the bouts official.
Gastelum is a former “Ultimate Fighter” winner and was a coach for “TUF: Latin America 2 and will be making his return to the middleweight division after being banished by UFC president Dana White following weight cutting issues. Gastelum faces Neil Magny who is a late replacement for the injured Matt Brown.
Gastelum had no issues making the welterweight limit coming in at 171-pounds. His opponent Magny, also came in at 171 as well.
The event will feature two “TUF” final bouts as Enrique Marin and Erick Montano will fight for the welterweight tournament final while Enrique Barzola and Horacio Gutierrez battle it out on the lightweight side.
UFC Fight Night in Monterrey will air live on Fox Sports 1 with prelims starting at 8 p.m. ET.
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m PT)
- Welterweight: Kelvin Gastelum (171) vs. Neil Magny (171)
- Featherweight: Ricardo Lamas (146) vs. Diego Sanchez (145)
- Flyweight: Henry Cejudo (126) vs. Jussier Formiga (126)
- TUF Welterweight Final: Enrique Marin (170) vs. Erick Montano (169)
- TUF Lightweight Final: Enrique Barzola (155) vs. Horacio Gutierrez (154)
- Lightweight: Efrain Escudero (156) vs. Leandro Silva (155)
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT)
- Bantamweight: Taylor Lapilus (136) vs. Erik Perez (136)
- Welterweight: Bartosz Fabinski (170) vs. Hector Urbina (171)
- Banttamweight: Scott Jorgensen (135.5) vs. Alejandro Perez (135.5)
- Featherweight: Gabriel Benitez (145) vs. Andre Fili (145)
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m PT)
- Alvaro Herrera (171) vs. Vernon Ramos (170)
- Lightweight: Cesar Arzamendia (155) vs. Polo Reyes (155)
- Lightweight: Valmir Lazaro (155) vs. Michel Prazeres (156)