MMA Junkie got word of 2 fights that look to round out Ultimate Fight Night 12 card in January. The Junkie announced that Gray Maynard (3-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will fight Matt Grice (9-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and then confirmed that Corey Hill (1-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) would be making his octagon debut against Joe Veres (4-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC). These 2 bouts cap off the Ultimate Fight Night card that looks to be quite an exciting card.
Here's the fight card info:
Date: Jan. 23, 2008 Location: Hollywood, FL Venue: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Broadcast: Spike TV
MMA Mania is reporting that Nate Diaz (7-2, 2-0 UFC) will fight Alvin Robinson (9-2, 1-1 UFC) at Ultimate Fight Night 12 in January.
Nate Diaz is coming off a win against Junio Assuncao (5-3, 1-2 UFC) at UFN 11 where he tapped him with a guillotine. Alvin Robinson looked overwhelmed in his debut against KenFlo but was impressive at UFC 77 last month taking an unanimous decision from Jorge Gurgel (11-3, 2-2 UFC).
11.23.2007 - 2:09:00 PM -
Ultimate Fight Night 12: Patrick Cote vs Drew McFedries
The Junkie is a whore for the social networking pages but atleast he comes across some good MMA content every once in a while. Patrick Cote announced on his facebook profile that he would be fighting Drew McFedries at Ultimate Fight Night 12 on January 23rd.
MMAmania.com just learned that lightweight grapplers Kurt Pellegrino (10-3) and Alberto Crane (8-1) will go at it on January 23 at UFC Fight Night 12. It's a showdown that pits two of the top jiu-jitsu fighters in the division against one another.
Tavares is coming off a loss to Tyson Griffin at UFC 76 but it was a damn good fight. This guys a real contender. His fight against Jason Black was amazing and the triangle he locked in looked so tight. Omigawa is coming over from PRIDE. He made his UFC debut against Matt Wiman and took a unanimous decision loss at UFC 76 as well.
11.20.2007 - 1:10:00 AM -
UFN 12: Cole Miller vs Jeremy Stephens
MMA Junkie got word today that we could possibly see Cole Miller take on Jeremy Stephens at Ultimate Fight Night 12. No venue has been announced so it was said that the contracts weren't signed at this time.