Dana White confirmed on TSN off the Record that Mickey Gall will take on Michael Jackson on the fight pass prelims at UFC 196 at the MGM in Las Vegas. If Mickey Gail wins he will face former WWE superstar CM Punk.
Dana White stated
“I might as well break it here, right? Mickey Gall – I’m bringing in Mickey Gall in and he’s going to fight a guy named Michael Jackson. They’re going to fight on the prelims on Feb. 6 on fight pass. If he wins that fight, Mickey Gall will fight CM Punk. CM Punk will be there to watch.”
Mickey Gall who has a MMA Record of 1-0 was briefly featured on UFC Looking For a fight where called out CM Punk after his victory.
“Hey Dana White, I don’t know if CM Punk has an opponent, but I would love to fight that man.”