Rafael dos Anjos vs. Jason High set for UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque
The lightweight division will get a new member when the UFC makes its first trip to Albuquerque, N.M.
Jason High (18-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) will drop to 155 pounds from welterweight to take on Rafael dos Anjos (20-7 MMA, 9-5 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 42. UFC officials announced the new fight booking overnight.
The latest UFC Fight Night 42 card includes:
Benson Henderson vs. Rustam Khabilov
Ross Pearson vs. Diego Sanchez
Bryan Caraway vs. Erik Perez
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Jason High
Lance Benoist vs. Bobby Voelker
John Dodson vs. John Moraga
Yaotzin Meza vs. Sergio Pettis
Yves Edwards vs. Piotr Hallmann
Francimar Barroso vs. Patrick Cummins
Scott Jorgensen vs. Danny Martinez
Joe Ellenberger vs. Frank Trevino booked for UFC Fight Night 44
Having been rebooked, then pulled from this past weekend’s UFC 172 just three days before the event, Joe Ellenberger has a new assignment for his UFC debut.
Ellenberger (14-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will meet Frank Trevino (12-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 44 in June. UFC officials announced the new lightweight booking overnight.
UFC Fight Night 44 takes place June 28 at San Antonio’s AT&T Center. Broadcast plans haven’t been announced, but the card is likely to be seen on a combination of FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass...