Darren Elkins(27-11) and TJ Brown(17-10) are set to clash in a featherweight bout is in plan for UFC Vegas 81.
The news comes from Eurosport’s Marcel Dorff via his Twitter account. UFC Vegas 81 is set for October 14, 2023, at UFC Apex Center in Las Vegas.
Darren “The Damage” Elkins, a 27-fights UFC veteran, will be fighting for the first time in 2023. He was last in action on December 3, 2022 UFC Fight Night where he lost to Jonathan Pearce via unanimous decision.
Elkins has alternated wins and losses in his 4 bouts since 2021. Before the loss to Pearce, he defeated Tristan Connelly via unanimous decision in April 2022.
“Downtown” TJ Brown has also alternated with wins and losses in his last 4 fights since the start of 2022. He beat Charles Rose in January 2022 before losing to Shayilan Nuerdanbieke in June that year. He beat Erik Silva at UFC 282 but has lost to Bill Algeo in his only bout this year so far.
Which men will bounce back from their recent losses at UFC Vegas 81?
Recently, a bout between Christian Rodriguez and Cameron Saaiman was also added to UFC Vegas 81 card. Keep tuned in for the latest updates on the event.