New Mexico fighters John “The Magician” Dodson of JacksonWink MMA & Tim “The Dirty Bird” Means of Fit NHB will head to hostile territory for fights at UFC Fight Night 125.
Dodson (19-8) the number 8 ranked contender in the bantamweight division will take on number 11 ranked Pedro “The Young Punisher” Munoz (15-2). Dodson is 1-2 in his last 3 dropping split decisions to John Lineker & Marlon Moraes, while taking a unanimous decision win over Eddie Wineland. Munoz a former RFA champion on a 4 fight win streak, with 3 coming by guillotine choke.
Means (27-9-1) has 18 wins by knockout and is looking to bounce back from split decision loss to Belal Muhammad, when he square off with Sergio “The Panther” Moraes (12-3-1), who this past September had a 7 fight unbeaten streak ended by Kamari Usman.
UFC Fight Night 125 is February 3, in Belem Para, Brazil.
MW: Lyoto Machida vs. Eryk Anders
BW: John Dodson vs. Pedro Munhoz
WFLYW:Priscila Cachoeira vs. Valentina Shevchenko
LW: Desmond Green vs. Michel Prazeres
HW: Marcelo Golm vs. Timothy Johnson
MW: Thiago “Marreta” Santos vs. Anthony Smith
WW: Tim Means vs. Sergio Moraes
LW: Damir Hadzovic vs. Alan Patrick
BW: Iuri Alcantara vs. Joe Soto
BW: Douglas de Andrade vs. Marlon Vera
BW: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Joseph Morales
WFLYW: Polyana Viana vs. Maia Stevenson