Aljamain Sterling announced on MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani that he is will square off against ranked number 9 bantamweight Johnny Eduardo at UFC Fight Night 80 December 10th at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. This card is headlined by Strawweight’s Paige VanZant and Joanne Calderwood.
Aljamain Sterling has been very vocal on twitter has called out many fighters and almost seems desperate for a fight but it now seems like he got his wish.
Training out of Serra-Longo, Sterling has a MMA record of 11-0 and is 3-0 in the UFC. He has finished three out of his last four fights. His latest win via submission arm triangle in round 3 over Takeya Mizugaki at UFC on FOX 15 this past April.
Johnny Eduardo has a MMA record of 27–9 and is 2-1 in the UFC. Eduardo’s latest win was over Eddie Wineland via KO in Round one back at UFC Fight Night 40 in May of 2014.