Henry Cejudo has officially signed with the UFC and will compete for the promotion next month at UFC 177. He is an Olympic gold medalist with a 6-0 MMA record. It was revealed on Friday that he had signed with the promotion. He will make his UFC debut against Scott Jorgensen at UFC 177.
UFC 177 takes place Aug. 30 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. Its headliner is a rematch from UFC 173 in May between new bantamweight champ T.J. Dillashaw against ex-champ Renan Barao. The event will air on Fight Pass, Fox Sports 1 and PPV.
Here is how the rest of the card looks like:
Champ T.J. Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao – for bantamweight title
Champ: Demetrious Johnson Vs. Chris Cariaso – flyweight title fight.
Shayna Baszler vs. Bethe Correia
Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson
Anthony Hamilton vs. Ruan Potts
Carlos Diego Ferreira vs. Ramsey Nijem
Derek Brunson vs. Lorenz Larkin
Justin Edwards vs. Yancy Medeiros
Henry Cejudo Vs. Scott Jorgensen