On Sunday, February 18, Donald Cowboy Cerrone VS Yancy The Kid Medeiros will take place at UFC Fight Night 126. They will fight in the Welterweight division. The event will take place at Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. UFC Fight Night 126 will also feature a number of other MMA fights, including Derrick Lewis VS Marcin Tybura and James Vick VS Francisco Trinaldo.
In the night’s main event, former lightweight title challenger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Hawaii’s Yancy Medeiros in a welterweight contest. The veteran Cerrone has fallen on tough times of late, suffering the first losing streak of his 43-fight career. The New Mexico-based fighter has fallen to Darren Till, Robbie Lawler and Jorge Masvidal in his last three Octagon appearances. Medeiros, meanwhile, is trending in the opposite direction leading into the headlining affair. Like his opponent, Medeiros moved up to welterweight and has scored three straight finishes.
The action kicks off at 6 p.m. ET with two bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass. Four additional preliminary-card bouts follow on Fox Sports 1 at 7 p.m. ET, with the six-fight main card taking place at 9 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1. Check back following the event for the full results.
Main Card (9pm ET)
Donald Cerrone vs. Yancy Medeiros
Derrick Lewis vs. Marcin Tybura
Francisco Trinaldo vs. James Vick
Thiago Alves vs. Curtis Millender
Brandon Davis vs. Steven Peterson
Sage Northcutt vs. Thibault Gouti
Preliminary Card (7pm ET)
Diego Ferreira vs. Jared Gordon
Brian Camozzi vs. Geoff Neal