A welterweight contest between Santiago Ponzinibbio and Zak Cummings has been added to UFC Fight Night 91’s lineup.
UFC Fight Night 91 will be held on July 13, 2016 at Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The event will be the first that the organisation has hosted in South Dakota.
Ponzinibbio (22-3 MMA) was a cast member of season 2 of the Ultimate Fighter Brazil. Since joining the UFC roster full time following the show, Ponzinibbio has amased a 4-2 record and is currently on a two fight winning streak, TKO’ing Andreas Ståhl and Court McGee, both inside the first round.
Cummings (19-4 MMA) is also riding a two fight winning streak following a submission loss to Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Brandao. Cummings, TKO’d Dominique Steele at their UFC on Fox: Dillashaw vs. Barão 2 encounter before earning a hard fought unanimous decision win over Nicolas Dalby at UFC Fight Night: Rothwell vs. dos Santos earlier this year.
With this announcement, UFC Fight Night 91 now looks like this:
Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Chiesa
John Lineker vs. Michael McDonald
Tim Boetsch vs. Josh Samman
Daniel Omielańczuk vs. Oleksiy Oliynyk
Louis Smolka vs. Ben Nguyen
Ryan Hall vs. Alex White
Kyle Noke vs. Keita Nakamura
Devin Clark vs. Alex Nicholson
Rani Yahya vs. Matthew Lopez
Scott Holtzman vs. Cody Pfister
Cortney Casey vs. Cristina Stanciu
Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Zak Cummings