It might not have been the striker-versus-striker matchup many people were hoping for, but Cory Sandhagen continued to build a compelling case for a shot at the UFC bantamweight title with a five-round shutout of fellow contender Rob Font at UFC Nashville.
UFC Nashville weigh-ins: Catchweight main event official as Sandhagen and Font make weight in Tennessee
The fighters took to the scale in Tennessee ahead of UFC Nashville, with 23 of the 24 athletes set for action hitting their contracted weights during the two-hour early-morning session.
Top 10 bantamweights will go head to head in a main event clash with potential championship ramifications in Nashville, Tennessee this weekend.
Kevin Holland channeled his inner Joe Frazier to unleash a classic left-hook KO to light up the early portion of the main card at UFC 287 in Miami.
Marlon Vera makes title promise after brilliant UFC on ESPN 35 win: ‘I’m bringing the belt to Ecuador!’
Marlon "Chito" Vera produced one of the best performances of his career to defeat Rob Font in Las Vegas and continue his quest for a UFC title.
At UFC on ESPN 31, Jose Aldo turned back the clock once again as he halted the momentum of a fellow contender and reminded the world that he's still very much a factor in the UFC's bantamweight division.