Two of the light weight division’s best are fulfilling Canada’therefore capital.
MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi verified with resources which Donald Cerrone and Al Iaquinta have agreed to meet at the Primary event of UFC Ottawa in Canadian Tire Centre on May 4. The bout has been initially reported by ESPN.
Cerrone (35-11, 1 NC) has fought at Ottawa before, beating Patrick Cote by third-round TKO at a welterweight bout three years ago. Including stops in Toronto and Vancouver, British Columbia, “Cowboy” is 3-0 fighting in Canada. He’s now to a two-fight win series, of late time for 155 pounds to choose up a TKO-win over Alexander Hernandez at January.
This will be Iaquinta’s trip to The Great White North. The New York native has won half of the last seven fights. Last December, Iaquinta won a unanimous choice over Kevin Lee to increase 93 in the UFC and 14-4-1 overall.