Jonathan Pearce vs Joanderson Brito fight is reportedly set for UFC Vegas 82 event.
According to the report from MMA Junkie, Pearce and Brito are set to clash in a featherweight bout at the UFC’s November 18 Fight Night event in Las Vegas.
Some late night breaking news: Jonathan Pearce (14-4) vs. Joanderson Brito (15-3-1) is on tap for #UFCVegas82 on Nov. 18, multiple sources tell @Farah_Hannoun and me. Two guys on the cusp of the rankings. Love this fight! https://t.co/Uct20cEWJZ— Nolan King (@mma_kings) September 30, 2023
Jonathan Pearce is presently enjoying a five-fight winning streak. Unfortunately, his most recent match at the UFC 288 event, where he was scheduled to fight Bryce Mitchell, had to be canceled after he sustained an injury. This bout will be his first one in 2023 as he last faced Darren Elkins to get a unanimous decision victory last year.
Joanderson Brito is currently on a three-fight winning streak. His most recent bout took place at UFC Vegas 76 event, where he secured a victory via knockout against Westin Wilson. Brito’s UFC record stands for 3-1-0.
UFC Vegas 82 event is scheduled for November 18 and it is expected to take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV. A flyweight bout is also set for the event where Rafael Estevam will face Charles Johnson.