The recently announced UFC on FOX 6 fight card continues to rapidly take shape. UFC Canada officials announced via Twitter that a lightweight clash between Matt “Handsome” Wiman and T.J. Grant has been added to the January 26th fight card.
Wiman (15-6), an Ultimate Fighter 5 alumni, will enter the bout having won five of his last six fight. He is coming off an impressive first round submission win over previously undefeated Paul Sass at UFC on Fuel TV 5.
Grant (19-5) will be looking to build upon his three fight winning streak. Grant last competed at UFC 152 where he put on a “Fight of the Night” performance in a decision win over Evan Dunham. Grant as notched 13 of his career wins by submission.
UFC on FOX 6 takes place from the United Center in Chicago. The main event will feature a flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and number-one contender John Dodson. Also scheduled is a lightweight battle between Donald Cerrone and Anthony Pettis.
Matt Wiman vs. T.J. Grant set for UFC on FOX 6 in Chicago is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News