Entire UFC Fight Night 88 Card Revealed
Its not often that an entire card is announced all at once but tonight was one of those times during the Fox Sports 1 telecast of the UFC Fight Night 85 event.
The newly announced UFC Fight Night 88 event takes place on May 29th in Las Vegas, Nevada and it will air live on Fox Sports 1 with a portion of the preliminary bouts being telecast on UFC Fight Pass.
The card will be headlined by a previously reported crucial bantamweight tilt between rising contenders Thomas Almeida and Cody Garbrandt.
In the co-feature, also previously reported, former UFC bantamweight champ Renan Barao will make his Octagon return in a new division as he moves up to the featherweight division and welcoming will be the hard hitting Jeremy Stephens.
Rounding out the main card will be two welterweight bouts in Tarec Saffiedine vs. Rick Story and Jorge Masvidal vs. Lorenz Larkin, a middleweight tussle between Chris Camozzi and Vitor Miranda as well as a lightweight fight between Josh Burkman and Paul Felder.
Opening up the event on UFC Fight Pass will be a heavyweight bout between newly signed prospect Adam Milstead and Chris De La Rocha. That will be followed by a middleweight scrap between Jake Collier and Keith Berish to close out the FightPass portion of the card.
Moving over to the Fox Sports 1 prelims for a pair lightweight bouts featuring Erik Koch vs Joe Proctor and Abel Trujillo vs. Diego Ferreira.