Posted 6/6/12 1:54:00PM
When Gabriel Benitez returns to the cage, he’ll be facing an opponent who is also on a win streak.
“Moggly” looks for his third straight win when he takes on Sodiq Yusuff, who has won four straight, in a featherweight bout at UFC 241 on Aug. 17 at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. The matchup was first reported by Farah Hannoun.
This will be Benitez’s first fight since May 2018. The former Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 1 cast member needed just 39 seconds to KO Humberto Bandenay in his last outing and improve his UFC record to 5-2 (15-2 overall as a pro).
Posted 9/22/08 2:18:00AM
Yusuf among that ever growing list of African/Nigerian fighters who are taking over with their raw athleticism and power.