Matt Bessette to make his UFC debut against Enrique Barzola at UFC 220

BOSTON (Thu, January 11, 2018)– UFC 220 will take place on Saturday, January 20. 2018 at TD Garden in Boston. The main card will air on PPV while the prelims on UFC Fight Pass and on Fox Sports 1.

This event will feature two world championship bouts as Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will take on No. 1 ranked contender Francis Ngannou. Also on the card is heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier as he tries to defend his title for a third time as he faces No. 2 ranked contender Volkan Oezdemir.

UFC officials announced today that Connecticut featherweight Matt Bessette will be making his UFC debut as he will face Enrique Barzola.

Bessette fighting out of Bristol has 22 wins in 30 pro fights. He went against Kurt Holobaugh on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series which resulted in a no contest. He will face Barzola who has two straight victories under his belt defeating Chris Avila and Gabriel Benitez.

UFC hosted a media conference call today with the four athletes competing for a championship title. To listen to audio replay you can go here.

UFC® 220: MIOCIC vs. NGANNOU will be available live on Pay-Per-View on UFC.TV, iN DEMAND, DirecTV, DISH Network, Vubiquity, and in Canada on BellTV, Rogers, Shaw Communications, Sasktel, and Canal Indigo for a suggested retail price of $49.99 US/CAN for Standard Definition and $59.99 US/CAN for High-Definition.

UFC 220: Miocic vs. Ngannou:

Heavyweight: For heavyweight title: Stipe Miocic (c) vs. Francis Ngannou

Light Heavyweight: For light heavyweight title: Daniel Cormier (c) vs. Volkan Oezdemir

Featherweight: Calvin Kattar vs. Shane Burgos

Light Heavyweight: Gian Villante vs. Francimar Barroso

Bantamweight: Thomas Almeida vs. Rob Font

Featherweight: Kyle Bochniak vs. Brandon Davis

Welterweight: Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi

Flyweight: Dustin Ortiz vs. Alexandre Pantoja

Featherweight: Dan Ige vs. Julio Arce

Strawweight: Maryna Moroz vs. Jamie Moyle

Lightweight: Islam Makhachev vs. Gleison Tibau

Featherweight: Enrique Barzola vs. Matt Bessette

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