Justin Gaethje vs. Al Iaquinta to headline UFC Fight Night 135
UFC Fight Night 135 will take place on Saturday August 25, 2018 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Neb. The main card will air on FS1 while the early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
UFC officials annunced that the fight between Justin Gaethje (18-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC) and Al Iaquinta (13-4-1 MMA, 8-3 UFC) will serve as the main event as announced via Twitter. The promotion also announced the other bouts that will be on the card as seen below. The full fight card and bout order are still not finalized.
Other confirmed bouts include middleweights Antonio Braga Neto(9-3 MMA, 1-2 UFC) vs. Andrew Sanchez (9-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC). Eryk Anders (10-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) vs. Tim Williams (15-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC) in the 185lb division. Bantamweights Luke Sanders (12-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) vs. Rani Yahya (25-9 MMA, 10-3 UFC) and Drew Dober(19-8 MMA, 5-4 UFC) vs. Jon Tuck (10-4 MMA, 4-4 UFC) in the 135lb division.
UFC Fight Night 135 (so far):
- Justin Gaethje vs. Al Iaquinta
- Antonio Braga Neto vs. Andrew Sanchez
- Eryk Anders vs. Tim Williams
- Luke Sanders vs. Rani Yahya
- Drew Dober vs. Jon Tuck