Exciting bantamweight Ricky Simon and Brian Kelleher draw each other at UFC 258 on February 13, and only appear to clash after two unsuccessful pairings. In a £ 145 featherweight restricted match.
The two were originally scheduled to meet at UFC Vegas 9 in September, but Simon was forced to withdraw after a person in his corner tested positive for the COVID-19. Kelleher then remained on the card, exchanging sudden notices and stopping Ray Rodriguez with a taut opening round guillotine.
When rebooked at UFC Fight Island 8 last week, Kelleher was forced to withdraw from the proceedings after returning a positive test for the new coronavirus on January 1. Remaining on the card, Simon clashed with Gaetano Pirello, scoring his own second-round arm triangle victory.
The victory was his second victory in a Washington-born trot after defeating flyweight title chaser Ray the Tazmexican Devil Borg in March.
Returning to the winner’s enclosure, Rodriguez from New York, Kelleher unanimously defeated Cody “Spartan” Staman at the UFC 250 at the UFC Apex facility in June.News of rebooked pairing of Simon and Kelleher was first reported Bloody Canvas MMA..
Products Dana White Contender Series Originally from Vancouver in August 2017, Simon is a seven-round Octagon veteran and has partnered with the UFC following a two-game stint against LFA. DWCS..
Merab Dvalishvili, who made his debut in a guillotine streak, was knocked out by former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber after defeating Montel Jackson and Rani Yahya and lost to Rob Font.
Kelleher, 34, has been in the UFC since UFC 212 in June 2017 and has landed in the organization by defeating the famous Iuri Alcantara in a submission. Kelleher, who then lost Armbar to Marlon Vera, defeated Damian Staciak and former bantamweight champion Renan Barao, winning two races.
Kelleher, who lost to heavy-handed John Lineker and Montel Jackson, defeated both Ode Osborne and Hunter Azure before losing to Staman last summer.
UFC258 will be held on February 13th. From the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada — defending champion Kamaru’Nigeria Nightmare’Usman and challenger Gilbert’Durino’Burns will win the main event honor in a welterweight title match.
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Report-Ricky Simon vs. Brian Keleher rebuilt for UFC258 on February 13th.
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