Mike Perry has his next strive in opposition to lined up.
The UFC is focusing on a welterweight strive in opposition to between Perry (14-7 MMA, 7-7 UFC) and Daniel Rodriguez for its April 10 match at an enviornment and venue to be equipped.
Two other folks with files of the matchup confirmed that agreements are in intention but requested to remain nameless because the promotion has yet to get an official announcement. Fighter Route used to be first to file the matchup.
Perry, 29, has lost six of his most contemporary nine outings. He most currently competed in opposition to Tim Approach at UFC 255 in November and lost a unanimous resolution.
Following three straight wins to kick off his UFC tenure, Rodriguez (13-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) had a nine-strive in opposition to successful roam snapped in opposition to Nicolas Dalby at UFC 255 in November.
In August 2020, Rodriguez called for a strive in opposition to in opposition to Perry during an interview with MMA Junkie.
“I’ll strive in opposition to any one, but all americans wanna strive in opposition to Mike Perry,” Rodriguez educated MMA Junkie. “I wanna strive in opposition to Mike Perry. I wanna sock that fool.”
With the addition, the UFC Combat Evening lineup for April 10 comprises:
Darren Till vs. Marvin Vettori
Nina Ansaroff vs. Mackenzie Dern
Jarjis Danho vs. Yorgan De Castro
Ignacio Bahamondes vs. John Makdessi
Norma Dumont vs. Bea Malecki
Sam Alvey vs. Zak Cummings
Jordan Griffin vs. Luis Saldana
Arnold Allen vs. Sodiq Yusuff
Hunter Azure vs. Jack Shore
Mike Perry vs. Daniel Rodriguez