An exciting fight between two top 10 bantamweights have been matched for UFC Fight Night 103 as #4 ranked Jimmie Rivera will fight #6 ranked Bryan Caraway. The bout is expected to serve as the co-main event.
MMA Odds Breaker announced the bout.
UFC Fight Night 103 will be held on January 15, 2017, at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona.
A featherweight bout between The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America featherweight winner Yair Rodríguez and former UFC Lightweight and Welterweight Champion B.J. Penn will feature as the main event.
Rivera is currently on an incredible 19-fight winning streak. In his last bout, Rivera became the first man to defeat Urijah Faber in a non-title fight at UFC 203 in Cleveland.
Caraway is on a two-fight winning streak of his own, earning decision wins over Eddie Wineland and Aljamain Sterling.
With this bout, UFC Fight Night 103 now looks like this
Yair Rodriguez vs. BJ Penn
Jimmie Rivera vs. Bryan Caraway
Jussier Formiga vs. Sergio Pettis
Court McGee vs. Ben Saunders
Erik Koch vs. Tony Martin
Devin Powell vs. Jordan Rinaldi
Cyril Asker vs. Dmitri Smoliakov
Joachim Christensen vs. Bojan Mihajlović
Viktor Pešta vs. Damian Grabowski
Walt Harris vs. Chase Sherman