UFC FN Dublin: Gunnar Nelson-Ryan LaFlare, Brad Pickett-Ian McCall Among Bouts Confirmed
By FCF Staff
The Ultimate Fighting Championship has confirmed several bouts for its July 19th card in Dublin, Ireland, including Gunnar Nelson vs. Ryan LaFlare and Ian McCall vs. Brad Pickett.
The upcoming, Fight Night event will be hosted by the city’s 02 Arena.
Nelson (12-0) is coming off a submission win over welterweight Omari Akhmedov, while LaFlare (11-0) scored a decision victory over John Howard in his last outing.
McCall (12-4-1) hasn’t fought since last August, when he decisioned flyweight Iliarde Santos, and Pickett (24-8) is looking to build on his decision win over Neil Seery in March.
In addition, the UFC has also confirmed that Tom Lawlor will take on Ilir Latifi, Cody Donovan will battle Nikita Krylov, and Phil Harris will fight the aforementioned Seery.
The upcoming event marks the first time the UFC has held a card in Ireland since 2009.