Ian McCall vs John Lineker Added to UFC 183
A flyweight fight that was originally set to take place at UFC Fight Night 56 will now go down at UFC 183, as Ian McCall and John Lineker are set to finally meet in the Octagon.
McCall and Lineker successfully weighed in for their previous fight on November 8th, 2014 in Brazil. But shortly after, it was revealed that McCall was suffering from a blood infection and was pulled from the fight, which was supposed to serve as the co-main event.
Ian McCall is 2-2-1 in his last five fights. He most recently defeated Brad Pickett at UFC Fight Night 46, back on July 19th, 2014.
John Linker is on a roll, going 4-1 in his last five trips to the Octagon. He won his most recent fight against Alptekin Ozkılıc at UFC Fight Night 45, back on July 16th, 2014.
UFC 183 takes place on January 31st, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UFC 183 Fight Card
- Nick Diaz vs Anderson Silva
- Tyron Woodley vs Kelvin Gastelum
- Thiago Alves vs Jordan Mein
- Sara McMann vs Miesha Tate
- Tim Boetsch vs Thales Leites
- Diego Brandao vs Jimy Hettes
- Rafael Natal vs Tom Watson
- Ian McCall vs John Lineker
- Andy Enz vs Thiago Santos
- Ildemar Alcantara vs Richardson Moreira