The UFC Ottawa is set to arrive in Canada for the first time in 2016, next week, June 18, and the first time ever in the nation’s capital, Ottawa.
The Canadian amazing fan base took just one hour and thirty minutes to buy all the tickets to this event.
The UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs. Thompson next Saturday night will highlight in the co-main event Brazilian Top Team’s Patrick “The Predator” Côté (24-9-0) is set to square off against the american Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (29-7-0, 1NC) at the Welterweight division.
UFC Ottawa co-main event: Patrick “The Predator” Côté vs Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone
Early this month elected as one of the “The 10: Canada’s Finest” Patrick Côté is 5-1 since moving down to welterweight, and six victories in the last seven bouts, coming from a win over Ben Saunders at the UFC Fight Night Boston.
While Cowboy Cerrone moved to the 170-pound division in February after his title fight loss against Rafael Dos Anjos.
The Predator is today with 36 years old and reaching his 20th appearance in the organization, since the UFC 50 in 2002, with one “Fight of the Night” and two “Knockout of the Night” bonuses.
He is coming in his career’s best shape, more than a decade after making his UFC debut, and shows no signs of slowing down. With a win over Donald Cerrone next weekend could even earn himself a place in the Top 15 of this division.
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UFC Fight Night Ottawa is headlined by a five-round bout between top welterweight contenders Rory MacDonald and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson.