UFC on FOX 10: Eddie Wineland to Battle Yves Jabouin
By FCF Staff
Eddie Wineland has his next assignment, as the bantamweight contender has reportedly agreed to fight Yves Jabouin at UFC on FOX 10, January 25th in Chicago. The card will be hosted by the city’s United Center, and will feature former lightweight champ Benson Henderson taking on Josh Thomson in the main event.
Wineland (20-9-1) is coming off a stoppage loss to interim champ Renan Barao in September, after defeating Scott Jorgensen and Brad Pickett in back-to-back bouts. Wineland has gone 2-3 in his last 5 scraps.
Jabouin (19-8) worked his way to a split decision win over Dustin Pague in June, after being knocked out by Pickett last September. The Tristar fighter is 4-1 in his last 5 bouts.
Some of the other fights that have been confirmed for UFC on FOX 10 include Stipe Miocic vs. Gabriel Gonzaga, Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins and Darren Elkins vs. Jeremy Stephens.