Donald Cerrone vs Patrick Cote Set For UFC Fight Night 89

A fight with the potential for fireworks is expected to be added to Ottawa, Canada’s first UFC event, as MMA Fighting is reporting that welterweight’s Donald Cerrone and Patrick Cote will be meeting in the Octagon.

Donald Cerrone is 16-4 in the UFC and 29-7-1 overall. In his last fight, he took on short-notice opponent, Alex Oliviera, and submitted him in the first round.

Patrick Cote is 10-9 in the UFC and 23-9 overall. He’s won his last three fights in the UFC’s Octagon and has back-to-back TKO wins. He last fought at UFC Fight Night 81, and finished Ben Saunders in the second round.

UFC Fight Night 89 takes place on June 18th in Ottawa, Canada. The event will be headlined by a welterweight bout between Rory MacDonald and Stephen Thompson. The venue has yet to be announced by the organization.