UFC 189 gets Matt Brown vs Nate Diaz
As if we were not already excited enough for UFC 189 headlined by featherweight champ Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor and co-headlined by Robbie Lawler defending his middleweight title against Rory MacDonald, UFC matchmaker Joe Silva just threw the fans another potential ‘Fight of the Night’ bout.
Just added today a welterweight showdown between Nate Diaz and Matt Brown.
Diaz, a former UFC lightweight title challenger dropped his last bout to now champion Rafael dos Anjos, while “The Immortal” Brown was on a tear winning seven straight before losing to now champion Robbie Lawler last summer and then recently former champ, Johny Hendricks.
UFC 189 takes place July 11 in Las Vegas.