Five fights added to UFC Fight Night 65
With news breaking of Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber headlining the UFC Fight Night 65 in the Philippines, the UFC has officially added five more fights to this card today. UFC Fight Night 65 will be making it’s first ever appearance in the Philippines on May 16, in the Mall of Asia Arena in the city of Manila. The following fights have been added along with Edgar and Faber:
Jon Delos Reyes (7-4) vs. Roldan Sangcha-an (4-1)
Kajan Johnson (19-11) vs. Lipeng Zhang (9-8-1)
Tae Hyun Bang (17-8) vs. Jon Tuck (8-2)
Li Jingliang (9-3) vs. Roger Zapata (4-1)
Nolan Ticman (4-2) vs. Zhuikui Yao (1-2)
Delos Reyes and Sangcha-an will both look for their first win in the UFC, as they are 0-2 and 0-1, respectively. Kajan Johnson was on The Ultimate Fighter: Nations, and lost his only fight in the UFC to Tae Hyun Bang (who is also on the card fighting Jon Tuck). Johnson’s opponent Lipeng Zhang is 2-1 in the UFC and was the winner of The Ultimate Fighter China.
We will keep you updated as this card continues to develop.