A Flyweight bout that should determine the next title challenger has been added to the UFC’s December in the Motor City.
Originally set to meet at UFC 211, Cejudo was forced to withdraw from the contest due to a hand injury.
Just 4 weeks ago at UFC 215, Cejudo rebound from a December split decision loss to Joseph Benavidez, with 2nd round TKO of Fellow former title challenger Wilson Reis. Pettis is on a 4 fight win streak, coming off defeating Brandon Moreno in the main event of UFC Fight 114, in Mexico City.
In the recent days UFC 218 has also gained a starwweight match-up between Felice Herrig & Cortney Casey-Sanchez and at Welterweight Abdul Ryazan Alhassan against Sabah Homasi.
UFC 218 is December 2 at the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan.