New York City’s UFC 217 will see a pair of top welterweights duke it out at Madison Square Garden.
It’s an opportunity for Masvidal to being his name to the forefront of the welterweight title conversation. He is coming off a decision loss to Demian Maia at UFC 211 in May.
— Jorge Masvidal UFC (@GamebredFighter) August 17, 2017
UFC 217 is scheduled for Nov. 7 at Madison Square Garden in New York. Announced bouts include:
Cody Garbrandt (11-0-0) vs. TJ Dillashaw (14-3-0)
Johny Hendricks (18-7-0) vs. Paulo Borrachinha (10-0-0)
Stephen Thompson (13-2-1) vs Jorge Masvidal (32-12-0)
More bouts are expected to be announced.