A featherweight battle between Lando Vannata and Tucker Lutz is at present within the works for the upcoming UFC card scheduled for Nov. 13.
A number of sources near the state of affairs confirmed the matchup to MMA Preventing on Wednesday.
Often called probably the most thrilling fighters on the UFC roster, Vannata appears to be like to construct on his latest debut at 145 kilos after he scored a break up determination win over Mike Grundy in Might. Vannata was on a roller-coaster trip whereas competing at light-weight, preventing to combined outcomes but additionally incomes 5 efficiency bonuses alongside the best way, together with 4 Battle of the Evening awards.
Following a loss to Bobby Inexperienced in 2020, Vannata made the transfer all the way down to featherweight, the place he discovered speedy success — and now he’ll look to make it two in a row when he returns in November.
As for Lutz, he’ll be searching for his second straight win since becoming a member of the UFC roster after beforehand competing on Dana White’s Contender Sequence.
In his octagon debut, Lutz received a unanimous determination over Kevin Aguilar, which pushed his general win streak to 12 in a row along with his solely loss coming in his first skilled battle.
Vannata and Lutz be a part of the upcoming Nov. 13 card that’s nonetheless being put collectively, though UFC president Dana White beforehand said that he hoped to re-book a featherweight battle between Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez as the principle occasion.