Two new bouts have been added to UFC 207, which is slowly coming along as one of the best cards of the year.
A welterweight bout between Johny Hendricks and Neil Magny as well as Matt Brown vs. Tarec Saffiedine also in a welterweight bout are set for the upcoming event.
Hendricks (17-5) is currently on a two fight losing streak and is coming off a loss to Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 200 by decision. He is 3-3 in his six bouts. Saffiedine (18-5) is 3-1 in his last four bouts and was on a three fight winning streak before losing to Lorenz Larkin at UFC 202 by TKO in his last bout.
Brown (20-15) will be looking to snap a two fight losing streak after losing two to Demian Maia at UFC 198 by submission and Jake Ellenberger at UFC 201 by TKO. Saffiedine (16-5) has lost two of his last three UFC fights and is coming off a decision loss to Rick Story in May of this year.
UFC 207 takes place on December 30th at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The prelims will air on UFC Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 while the main card will air on pay-per-view event. This event will be headlined by the return of Ronda Rousey against newly-crowned women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes. Here is the updated card for the event:
* Champion Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey – for women’s bantamweight title
* Alex Garcia vs. Mike Pyle
* Sabah Homasi vs. Brandon Thatch
* Tim Means vs. Alex Garcia
* Johny Hendricks vs. Neil Magny
* Matt Brown vs. Tarec Saffiedine