George Roop and Antonio Carvalho to Fight in UFC 149
UFC organizers have added a featherweight showdown between George Roop and Antonio ‘Pato’ Carvalho on the undercard of the upcoming UFC 149 event.
Roop recently lost via a TKO to Cub Swanson in last January’s UFC on FOX 2 show. Before losing to Swanson, He also lost a split decision versus Hatsu Hioki at UFC 137. This fight will be a important factor for him to retain a spot in UFC.
Carvalho is seeking his first win in UFC, after losing to Felipe Arantes via decision at UFC 142, which served as his debut in the octagon.
UFC 149 will be held at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and will take place on July 21, 2012.View Article Source »