Lightweight Champion Rafael Dos Anjos is set to take on Donald Cerrone in the main event at UFC on FOX 17 In Orlando, Florida December 18th.
This will be the second meeting between the Dos Anjos and Cerrone as the two squares off against each other at UFC Fight Night 27 where I Dos Anjos won via unanimous decision.
The champion Rafael Dos Anjos has a MMA record of 24-7 and has won four out of his last four fights in the UFC. Dos Anjos holds notable wins over Benson Henderson, Nate Diaz, Evan Dunham and Donald Cerrone just to name a few. His most recent fight was against Anthony Pettis who was the Lightweight Champion at the time. Dos Anjos won via unanimous decision at UFC 185 back in March this year.
Donald Cerrone has a MMA record of 28-6 (1) and has also won four out of his last four fights. Cerrone hold notable wins over Benson Henderson, Eddie Alvarez, Jim Miller and Edson Barboza. Cerrone’s most recent win was over John Makdessi via TKO in Round 2 at UFC 187 this past May.