By: Tim Mutohfan
The Valentine’s Day Colorado UFC card is starting to take a little shape.
The biggest fight announced for this event is a featherweight battle between Max Halloway and Cole Miller.
Holloway who has been on a 4 fight win streak after losing back to back to Conor McGregor and Dennis Bermudez and has been impressive while doing it by finishing all four fights. Holloway has an 11-3 MMA record (7-3 in the UFC).
Cole Miller is looking to return to the Octagon for the first time since January of 2014. The four time Performance of the Night winner was expected to face Conor McGregor in July but had to withdraw due to a thumb injury. Miller has an overall MMA record of 21-8 (10-6 in the UFC).
Also added to the February 14th Colorado event is 2 fights in the Flyweight division, Zach Makovsky will be facing Tim Elliot and Ray Borg will be taking on Chris Kelades.
Makovsky is a longtime MMA vet who has competed Bellator and the now defunct Elite XC. He is currently 2-1 in the UFC (18-5 overall).
Tim Elliot is looking to break his 2 fight losing streak, he is currently 2-3 in the UFC (10-5 with 1 draw overall).
Ray Borg is currently 1-1 in the UFC (7-1 overall).
Chris Lelades is looking to build on his victorious UFC debut in October of 2014 over Patrick Holohan, Lelades has an MMA record of 7-1 (1-0 in the UFC).
Another fight announced but this one is for the December 20th Brazil event, UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway, featherweights Darren Elkins will be facing Hacran Dias.
Darren Elkins who was a winner the last time he took his talents to compete in front of the Brazilian crowd as he defeated Lucas Martins by split decision in October. Elkins is currently 8-3 while fighting under the UFC banner (18-4 overall).
Hacran Dias is looking to turnaround his current 2 fight losing streak in the UFC when he faces Darren Elkins on December 20th. Dias is currently 1-2 in the UFC (21-3 with 1 draw overall).
Fights announced for UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway
Middleweight: Lyoto Machida vs. C.B. Dollaway
Bantamweight: Renan Barao vs. Mitch Gagnon
Light Heavyweight: Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Patrick Cummins
Lightweight: Elias Silverio vs. Rashid Magomedov
Welterweight: Erick Silva vs. Mike Rhodes
Light Heavyweight: Marcos Rogerio de Lima vs. Igor Pokrajac
Bantamweight: Leandro Issa vs. Ulka Sasaki
Middleweight: Daniel Sarafian vs. Dan Miller
Middleweight: Vitor Miranda vs. Jake Collier
Welterweight: Marcio Alexandre Jr. vs. Tim Means
Featherweight: Rony Jason vs. Tom Niinimaki
Featherweight: Darren Elkins vs. Hacran Dias