Fresh off first-round finishes in their recent bouts, lightweight up and
comers Ramsey Nijem and Carlos Diego Ferreira will collide in UFC 177 action in
Sacramento on August 30.
An Ultimate Fighter finalist, Nijem has won two straight, most recently
stopping Beneil Dariush in the first round at Abu Dhabi on April 11, earning
himself a Performance of the Night bonus in the process. Brazil’s Ferreira
improved to 10-0 as a pro on June 28, submitting Colton Smith in 38 seconds
in an Octagon debut that also earned him a Performance of the Night award.
Fans voices come first
Favorite athlete? Fantasy match-ups? Comments? Leave 'em here!
Justin Gaethje: Journey To UFC Champion
Follow Justin Gaethje's journey to becoming the UFC lightweight interim champion. Gaethje takes on Khabib Nurmagomedov for the unification of the lightweight belt at UFC 254