A bantamweight showdown between two up and coming prospects is reportedly in the works for UFC Denver on November 10th.
According to MMA Fighting, 23-year old Ricardo Ramos is set to face 26-year old Ricky Simon at the event at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Ramos is coming off three consecutive octagon wins with a knockout over Aiemann Zahabi at UFC 217 (performance of the night) and decision victories over Michinori Tanaka and Kyung Ho Kang.
Simon meanwhile netted a big win at UFC 227 over Montel Jackson and looks to improve his overall record to 15-1. The fight has yet to be made official but sources say it should happen soon.
Full UFC Denver card is below.
|Featherweight||Frankie Edgar||vs.||Chan Sung Jung|
|Welterweight||Donald Cerrone||vs.||Mike Perry|
|Flyweight||Joseph Benavidez||vs.||Ray Borg|
|Women’s Strawweight||Maycee Barber||vs.||Maia Stevenson|
|Women’s Bantamweight||Raquel Pennington||vs.||Germaine de Randamie|
|Women’s Strawweight||Ashley Yoder||vs.||Amanda Cooper|
|Lightweight||Mike Trizano||vs.||Luis Peña|