UFC Vegas 71: Montel Jackson vs Rani Yahya Bantamweight Clash Set

Montel Jackson vs Rani Yahya
Credits: Iridium Sports Agency Twitter

According to the latest reports, Montel Jackson will face Rani Yahya in a bantamweight bout at UFC Vegas 71 on April 22, 2023. 

Iridium Sports Agency which manages Montel Jackson was the first one to report this news on Twitter which was later confirmed by several other sources as well. 

Montel Jackson is on a three-fight winning streak. He is coming off a unanimous decision win against Julio Arce at UFC 281. Before that, he managed to defeat JP Buys and Jesse Strader. His last loss came against Brett Johns back in June 2020. 

On the other hand, Rani Yahya is maintaining a two-fight winning streak. He defeated Kang Kyung-ho via unanimous decision in his most recent bout. Before that, he beat Ray Rodriguez via second-round submission. 

Now, it remains to be seen whose winning streak will be snapped at UFC Vegas 71 on April 23. The event is expected to be headlined by Sergei Pavlovich vs Curtis Blaydes heavyweight bout.

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