Jorge Masvidal vs Jake Ellenberger set for TUF 24 finale
A welterweight fight between Jorge Masvidal and Jake Ellenberger has been added to the TUF 24 finale card that takes place on December 3rd, according to a report from Las Vegas Review Journal .
Jorge Masvidal was originally expected to face Kelvin Gastelum at the TUF Latin America 3 finale in November, however, the UFC pulled Gastelum from that fight to slot him in against Donald Cerrone at UFC 205.
Jake Ellenberger is coming off a very impressive TKO win over Matt Brown at UFC 201. Ellenberger was coming off back-to-back losses going into the Matt Brown fight and scored the thrilling underdog win.
Masvidal himself was coming off back-to-back losses when he stepped in the Octagon with Ross Pearson at UFC 201. After an exciting fight, Masvidal got his hand raised in victory by unanimous decision.
TUF 24 finale takes place on December 3rd, 2016 at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a flyweight title fight between long-time champion Demetrious Johnson and the winner of TUF 24.