An Final Fighter winner is build to carry out his return to the octagon after nearly two years away.
Multiple folks with files of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Preventing that a featherweight matchup between Mike Trizano and Rafael Alves will rob situation on the UFC’s match on Feb. 20. A build or venue has but to be published.
MMA DNA was first to document the reserving.
Trizano will carry out his third promotional look and first since Could perhaps simply 2019. “The Lone Wolf” captured his season’s actuality present title when he defeated Joe Giannetti on the TUF 27 Finale in July 2018. He would slouch on to assemble a break up resolution procure over fellow castmate Luis Pena sooner than struggling his first loss to Grant Dawson in his latest bout at UFC Rochester.
Alves makes his octagon debut after incomes a contract on Dana White’s Contender Assortment in August the build he submitted Alejandro Flores in the second round. Coming into his 29th skilled fight, “The Flip” has gained his remaining 5, which includes victories competing Combate Americas and Titan Preventing Championship.
The UFC’s Feb. 20 match will be headlined by a heavyweight matchup between Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis.