Confirmed: Diego Sanchez vs Mickey Gall booked for UFC 235

It looks like Mickey Gall will get his wish as he’s now slated to fight The Ultimate Fighter series one winner, Diego Sanchez at UFC 235 in Las Vegas.

After Gall’s last win over George Sullivan at UFC Fight Night 135, he called out “The Nightmare” for a good old-fashioned scrap, and it looks like the challenge has been accepted.

Gall has gathered himself a reputation for his post-fight callouts, with names such as Sage Northcutt and Dan Hardy, rolling off his tongue in some of his previous Octagon interviews.

The Jackson-Wink veteran, Sanchez is by far the most experienced fighter Mickey has ever fought with 41 fights to his record and an accumulation of 16 years of experience in the cage. However, in the last two years, his form has become questionable, ultimately going 3-3 since the start of 2016.

Gall has built a solid reputation in the UFC welterweight division since being discovered on the show “Dana White: Looking for a Fight”. He was drafted predominantly to face a debuting CM Punk. Gall subsequently dispatched Punk with ease in the first round and has since followed through with wins over notable names such as Sage Northcutt and George Sullivan.

Youth and ground technicals are definitely on his side, but experience may play a factor, who knows with this one?

News: Donald Cerrone slams former camp during JRE appearance – Mike Winklejohn and Diego Sanchez respond

While it may be all smiles between UFC veteran Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone heading into his UFC Denver clash with ‘Platinum’ Mike Perry, things are not so rosy when it comes to his former camp, Jackson Wink MMA.

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Report: Diego Sanchez vs. Craig White booked for UFC 228

UFC officials have announced that legend, Diego Sanchez (27-11) will face UFC newcomer, Craig “The Thundercat” White (14-8) in a welterweight matchup. The two will do battle inside the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas for UFC 228, on September 8th. Continue reading “Report: Diego Sanchez vs. Craig White booked for UFC 228”