Terrance McKinney(14-6) has revealed that he will fight Chris Duncan(11-1) at UFC Vegas 81.
McKinney took to his Twitter account to post a video announcing the bout. It will be a lightweight contest taking place on October 14, 2023.
This will be the fourth bout in 2023 for Terrance McKinney. He fought Ismael Bonfim at UFC 283 prelims, but came out on the losing side. He then lost to Nazim Sadykhov at UFC Vegas 77 in July.
TWrecks vs Chris the problem Duncan Oct 14— Terrance McKinney (@twrecks155) September 12, 2023
Ball is life Lmfao 🤣 pic.twitter.com/BRSuUFjCIq
McKinney then took a short notice bout at UFC Vegas 78 on August 12 to take on Mike Breeden after his opponent Lando Vannata withdrew. He won this bout via knockout in the second minute of the first round. Overall, McKinney stands at 4-3 in UFC.
Chris Duncan will take part in his third UFC bout and his third bout this year. He defeated Omar Morales at UFC 286 PPV in London before beating Yanal Ashmouz at UFC London Fight Night in July.
Duncan was contracted to UFC after winning his bout in Dana White Contender Series season 2022. He failed to qualify in 2021 season after losing to Viacheslav Borshchev, which remains his only career loss so far.
UFC Vegas 81 Fight Night will have a featherweight bout in the headliner between Sodiq Yusuff and Edson Barboza. Darren Elkins vs TJ Brown bout was also added to the card earlier.