Aiemann Zahabi vs Ricky Turcios bantamweight bout has been officially announced to take place at the July 9 UFC Fight Night event.
The official Twitter handle of UFC Canada posted a tweet to confirm that these bantamweights will collide at UFC Fight Night 209 in Las Vegas.
Ricky Turcios won himself a UFC contract by defeating Brady Hiestand in the finals of The Ultimate Fighter 29. Now, he is all set to make his official UFC debut on July 9 against Aiemann Zahabi.
On the other hand, Aiemann Zahabi is coming off a first-round KO victory against Drako Rodriguez. Before that he lost two matches after winning his promotional debut against Reginaldo Vieira.
Ricky Turcios must be looking forward to leaving an impression in his promotional debut whereas Zahabi will try to stay on the winning track when they collide against each other on July 9.
UFC Fight Night 209 will be headlined by Rafael dos Anjos vs Rafael Fiziev’s lightweight bout.