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Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon rebooks at UFC258 – MMA Sports

Will the third time be attractive? Brian Kelleher And Ricky Simon??

After two previously abolished matches, Kelleher (22-11 MMA, 6-4 UFC) and Simon (17-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) will play a featherweight match at UFC 258 on February 13. Will be done.

A match-savvy person informed the MMA junkie of the booking on Friday, but asked to remain anonymous as the promotion had not yet been officially announced. Bloody canvas The first person to report the news.

The battle between Kelleher and Simon was first booked on September 5, but one of Simon’s Cornermen was abandoned a week ago. COVID-19 test positive..

The pair was then rebooked with the UFC on January 16th at ABC 1, but Kelleher was forced to withdraw due to a positive COVID-19 test. Instead, Simon drew a rookie Gaetano Pirello and submitted it in a second arm triangle.

Three of the last four winners, Kelleher, is refraining from submitting Ray Rodriguez’s 39-second “Performance of the Night” in September. Everything was in the finish, except for one of Kelleher’s six UFC wins.

The latest UFC258 lineup is as follows.

  • Champ Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns – Welterweight Title
  • Pedro Munhos vs. Jimmie Rivera
  • Uriah Hall vs Chris Weidman
  • Ian Heinisch vs. Kelvin Gastelum
  • Maycee Barber vs. Alexa Grasso
  • Gabe Green vs Phillow
  • Diego Lima vs. Beral Muhammad
  • Miranda Maverick vs. Gillian Robertson
  • Anthony Hernandez vs. Rodolfo Vieira
  • Mallory Martin vs. Polyana Viana
  • Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon

– MMA Sports

Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon rebooks at UFC258

https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2021/01/brian-kelleher-vs-ricky-simon-rebooked-for-ufc-258-on-feb-13 Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon rebooks at UFC258

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