It’s been confirmed that two lightweights will square off as Ross Pearson is set to take on Francisco Trinnaldo at UFC Fight Night Boston Jan. 17th. This card is headlined by Bantamweight Champion T.J. Dillashaw who will be taking on former Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz.
Ross Pearson has a MMA record of 18-9 and has won two out of his last four fights in the UFC. Pearson’s latest fight was a win over Paul Felder at UFC 191 via split decision back in December.
Francisco Trinaldo has a MMA record of 18-4 and is currently on a four fight win streak. Trinaldo’s latest win was against Chad Laprise via TKO punches in round 1 at UFC Fight Night 74 this past August.