Thiago Alves Targeting ESPN+ 2 Return In February • MMA News
It appears to be like like a welterweight match-up is within the works for the UFC’s February ESPN+ 2 card in Brazil. The present will go down from the Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil on February 2, 2019. Per a report from MMA Junkie, the UFC is targetting a match-up between Thiago Alves and Max Griffin for the cardboard.
If the combat occurs, will probably be Alves’ 24th UFC welterweight look contained in the Octagon. At the moment at a report of 22-13, Alves has misplaced two-straight, making it 4 losses out of his final 5. The 35-year-old is hoping to select up a much-needed win over Griffin. Griffin has additionally had a spotty report contained in the Octagon as of late.
He has misplaced three of his final 5 contests, his newest being a unanimous choice defeat to Curtis Millender at UFC 226 in July. Griffin desperately wants a win towards Alves to keep away from the primary back-to-back losses of his preventing profession. The UFC has but to make this match-up official, nonetheless, we’ll preserve you up to date as extra information relating to the ESPN+ 2 card turns into accessible.
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