A highly expected featherweight title eliminator offers reportedly received a time frame.
With ESPN citing several sources ahead of typically the proposed fight, John Ortega will square off in opposition to Chan Sung Jung about October 17th within a good UFC Fight Night most important event.
Ortega and Jung have a budding rivalry against each other as a deal with scheduled regarding December fell through before a open public scuffle got place among Ortega and something of Jung’s friends, rapper Jay Area, from the UFC affair in Vegas.
Ortega (14-1) has yet to deal with since shedding via TKO in a 145 kilograms championship bout in order to then-champion Max Holloway throughout January 2018. ‘T-City’ had ran to six cessation wins in a row after joining the UFC after his first bout was initially ruled a no contest.
Jung (16-5) meanwhile will enter the five-round fight right after back-to-back TKO victories. ‘ 정찬성 (Chan Sung Jung) ’ possesses gone 3-1 since coming back from a four-year zwischenzeit from the sport added about by South Korean language military service. Jung last fought in December 2019 where he defeated Frankie Edgar inside the first round.