During last night’s (week 6) of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series a new Middleweight match-up was added to UFC 227.
UFC 227 is August 4th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Claifornia.
Kevin Holland who earned his UFC contract with a decision win over Wilfredo Santiago Jr. on week 1 of season 2 of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, will make his official octagon debut against number 13 ranked contender Thiago Santos.
Holland 25, from Fort Worth, Texas, is on a 4 fight win streak. Holland has a 92 % finishing rate with 6 knock outs and 5 submissions. Rio De Janeiro’s, Santos 34, has won 4 of 5. “Marreta” has a 77% finishing rate with 13 finishes in 17 victories, 12 by knock out.