Cerrone vs Kelly, Official for UFC 126
An intriguing lightweight match-up between WEC import, Donald Cerrone, and British scrapper, Paul Kelly, is now official for UFC 126. That being said, the UFC 126 fight card is once again complete with 11 bouts.
The lightweight match-up between WEC import, Donald Cerrone, and British fighter, Pual Kelly, is now official for UFC 126. Featuring a middleweight championship match between Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort, UFC 126 is now complete with 11 bouts. The Donald Cerrone vs Paul Kelly fight is slated for the evening’s preliminary card.
A top lightweight contender, Donald Cerrone recently concluded his three-year WEC career with a submission victory over Chris Horodecki last WEC 53. Paul Kelly, on the other hand, is coming from a TKO win over TJ O’Brien at UFC 123. He was originally set to face Sam Stout, but an undisclosed injury forced the latter to withdraw.
With the official addition to the card, the UFC 126: Silva vs Belfort card now includes the following:
- * Champ Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort (for middleweight title)
- * Forrest Griffin vs. Rich Franklin
- * Jake Ellenberger vs. Carlos Eduardo Rocha
- * Ryan Bader vs. Jon Jones
- * Antonio Banuelos vs. Miguel Torres
- * Paul Kelly vs. Donald Cerrone
- * Chad Mendes vs. Michihiro Omigawa
- * Gabe Ruediger vs. Paul Taylor
- * Demetrious Johnson vs. Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto
- * Kyle Kingsbury vs. Ricardo Romero
- * Mike Pierce vs. Kenny Robertson