Former UFC bantamweight champ Cody Garbrandt reportedly has his next fight, and it’s going to be against fellow contender, Pedro Munhoz.
ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported that the two are going to fight at the March 2nd, UFC 235 card in Las Vegas, and “No Love” responded to the tweet.
Time to get it !! https://t.co/Yx2ZWXLwDt
— Cody Garbrandt (@Cody_Nolove) January 7, 2019
Garbrandt (11-2) hasn’t fought since last August when he was stopped by the current champ, T.J. Dillashaw for the second time. The former champs is 3-2 in his last 5 contests.
Munhoz (17-3), meanwhile, is coming off a stoppage win over Bryan Caraway in November, and has gone 4-1 in his last 5 bouts.
So, this is another big addition to UFC 235. This past weekend it was reported that weltereweight champ Tyron Woodley and Kamaru Usman are going to fight at the event, as are Anthony Smith and 205 champ Jon Jones (provided the latter is licensed by the Nevada Commission).
Here is the complete line-up thus far for UFC 235.
UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Anthony Smith
UFC Welterweight Championship
Tyron Woodley (c) vs. Kamaru Usman
Welterweight: Robbie Lawler vs. Ben Askren
Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Weili Zhang
Welterweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Mickey Gall
Female Bantamweight: Gina Mazany vs. Macy Chiasson
Female Bantamweight: Holly Holm vs. Aspen Ladd
Featherweight: Jeremy Stephens vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov
Light Heavyweight: Ovince Saint Preux vs. Misha Cirkunov
Bantamweight: Cody Garbrandt vs. Pedro Munhoz