The main card of the first event of Dana White´s Contender Series It was defined, but it moved in these last hours due to an unexpected fact. During the UFC Fight Island 2 telecast, the trailer was featured that will feature the stellar fight between Cameron Church and Jose Flores, a massive fight that can be seen in minutes. The first of them has won all his rivals before reaching the decision, while the second gets a new opportunity after his stint in the program in 2017. As such, he is also on a two-win streak, where he beat Eduardo Bustillos and Clarence Brown.
The fourth season of the Contender Series of Dana White It is just around the corner. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, Season 4 was scheduled to start on June 23. Postponed due to the pandemic, it is expected to premiere today, August 4, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, until September and possibly until October. As part of the information released in the last hours, Luis Rodriguez and Bentley Syler will have the opportunity to obtain a contract with the UFC.
Damonte Robinson must be going through days to be forgotten. Hours after he failed to put on the weight for tomorrow’s Contender Series fight, a medical problem left him off the card. Within 24 hours of the event, the contest was removed from the official list. Robinson joins Kevin Syler in the casualties of this Tuesday’s event. The Bolivian tested positive for COVID-19 and after this, Damonte managed to take his place. The problem was that, later, it will not be able to be inside the cage either.
The journalist specialized in Mixed Martial Arts, James Lynch, revealed the loss of the mentioned fighter. Indicating a problem an eye of it, made it clear that it will not be present in one of the most anticipated events for UFC lovers. The information was later confirmed by MMA Junkie. Robinson was going to face Cross in today’s event, but it won’t be. In the weigh-in this Monday, he did not give the weight on the scale, despite shaving his head and trying a second time to give the weight.
Billboard this August 4
- Ty Flores vs. Dustin Jacoby.
- Mikey Gonzalez vs. Uros Medic.
- Luis Rodriguez vs. Jerome Rivera.
- Luke Flores vs. Jordan Leavitt.