UFC FN 36: Jesse Ronson to Fight Francisco Trinaldo
By FCF Staff
The February 15th, UFC Fight Night 36 card in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil, has it’s sixth bout booked, as Jesse Ronson will battle lightweight Francisco Trinaldo. The promotion confirmed the fight Thursday via Twitter.
Ronson (13-3) is coming off a split decision loss to Michel Richard Cunha dos Prazeres in his Octagon debut, which took place at UFC 165 in September. Prior to that the Canadian fighter had won eight straight bouts.
Trinaldo (13-3) is also looking to get back on track, as the Brazilian was submitted by Piotr Halmman at UFC FN 28 on September 4th. The loss dropped the lightweight’s UFC record to 3-2.
UFC FN 36 will be headlined by a middleweight bout between Lyoto Machida and Gegard Mousasi. The card will also feature a fight between 185 contenders Francis Carmont and “Jacare” Souza.