Report: Eddie Wineland to Fight Johnny Eduardo May 10th
By FCF Staff
According to reports, Eddie Wineland has his next opponent, as the bantamweight contender will face Johnny Eduardo, May 10th. The bout will reportedly be part of the UFC’s upcoming Fight Night card in Cincinnati, which will be hosted by the U.S. Bank Arena.
Wineland (21-9-1) is coming off a stoppage win over Yves Jabouin at UFC on FOX 10 last month, after he was TKO’d by champion Renan Barao in September.
Eduardo (26-9) hasn’t fought since May, 2012, when he outscored Jeff Curran for the decision win at a UFC on FUEL TV card. Prior to that, at UFC 134 in 2011, Eduardo was decisioned by Raphael Assuncao.
The main event for the Cincinnati, Fight Night card has yet to be announced.