The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson will be held on November 5, 2016 at Arena Ciudad de México in Mexico City, Mexico.
A potential lightweight title eliminator bout between former UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos and The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos winner Tony Ferguson is expected to headline the event.
Rafael dos Anjos (25-8 MMA) won the UFC lightweight title against Anthony Pettis at UFC 185 via unanimous decision. dos Anjos would then defend his title against Donald Cerrone via TKO (body kick and punches) at UFC on Fox 17. However, last time out, he would lose the title to Eddie Alvarez via TKO at UFC Fight Night 90.
Tony Ferguson (21-3 MMA) is on an incredible eight-fight winning streak at this point. His last four fights has earned Ferguson four straight post-fight bonuses. His last bout was a ‘Fight of the Night’ bonus win against late replacement Lando Vannata at UFC Fight Night: McDonald vs. Lineker.
The co-main event for this fight card is a lightweight bout between the Ultimate Fighter season 1 winner Diego Sanchez and former Bellator lightweight challenger Marcin Held.
Opening up the main card will be a women’s strawweight bout between debutant Alexa Grasso and Heather Jo Clark. Headlining the preliminary portion of the card will be a bantamweight bout between Erik Perez and Felipe Arantes.
The final feature bout is the UFC Fight Pass headlining slot which features a middleweight contest between Sam Alvey and Alex Nicholson.
Also, the lightweight finals of the The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3 will be added to the card as Martin Bravo will take on the winner of Claudio Puelles vs. Marcelo Rojo.
Check out the full fight card below:
Main Card (FOX Sports 1)
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Tony Ferguson
Diego Sanchez vs. Marcin Held
Ricardo Lamas vs. Charles Oliveira
Beneil Dariush vs. Rashid Magomedov
Alexa Grasso vs. Heather Jo Clark
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Erik Perez vs. Felipe Arantes
Marco Beltrán vs. Guido Cannetti
Erick Montaño vs. Max Griffin
Henry Briones vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Sam Alvey vs. Alex Nicholson
Marco Polo Reyes vs. Jason Novelli
Enrique Barzola vs. Chris Avila