Cerrone, 34, is in danger of being on the bubble with a three fight losing skid going into Austin. His intentions of returning to lightweight seems to be delayed for now.
Meanwhile, Medeiros, 30, is coming off an impressive win over another Cowboy, Alex Oliveira, at UFC 218 earlier this month. The win is part of a current three-fight win streak.
The game plan WASN’T to block all those punches with my face. lol but we make the adjustments and now we
BACK TO WORK https://t.co/mGGwQ7kqDe
— Yancy Medeiros (@ymedeiros) December 18, 2017
UFC Fight Night 126 is scheduled for Feb. 18 at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Current bouts include:
Donald Cerrone (32-10-0, 1NC) vs. Yancy Mederios (15-4-0, 1NC)
Derrick Lewis (18-5-0) vs. Marcin Tybura (16-3-0)
Ray Borg (11-3-0) vs. Brandon Moreno (14-4-0)
Tonya Evinger (19-6-0, 1NC) vs. Marion Reneau (8-3-1)
Sage Northcutt (9-2-0) vs. Thibault Gouti (12-3-0)
More bouts are expected to be announced.