An exciting flyweight bout has been added to the UFC’s return to Arizona as #15 ranked Sergio Pettis will take on #3 ranked Jussier Formiga at UFC Fight Night 103.
UFC Fight Night 103 will be held on January 15, 2017, at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona
Pettis (14-2) is riding a two-fight winning streak. Back-to-back decision wins over Chris Kelades and Chris Cariaso improves Pettis to 3-1 since cutting down to 125 pounds.
Formiga (19-4), rebounded nicely from a split decision loss to Henry Cejudo at The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2 Finale: Magny vs. Gastelum by earning a unanimous decision win over Dustin Ortiz at UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg in September.
With this fight addition, UFC Fight Night 103 now looks like this:
Jussier Formiga vs. Sergio Pettis
Ben Saunders vs. Court McGee
Erik Koch vs. Tony Martin
Devin Powell vs. Jordan Rinaldi
Cyril Asker vs. Dmitri Smoliakov
Viktor Pešta vs. Damian Grabowski
Joachim Christensen vs. Bojan Mihajlović