MMA Crossfire – Dos Anjos to defend against Cerrone at UFC on FOX 17
The UFC announced Wednesday that lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos (24-7-0) will defend his lightweight title against #1-ranked Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (28-6-0, 1NC) December 19th at UFC on FOX 17 in Orlando, Florida.
Dos Anjos defeated Cerrone by unanimous decision in their last encounter in 2013.
Welcome back to The Crossfire.
Both fighters are streaking.
Dos Anjos caught fire since a surprising TKO win over former champ Benson Henderson
Cerrone is on a eight-fight win streak filled with post-fight bonuses.
More fights are expected to be announced.