Fight Night Charlotte: Jacare vs Brunson – Road to the Octagon
We go behind the scenes and into the lives of the main card fighters atUFC Fight Night Charlotte. As we experience an in-depth and personal account of the complex lives. And relentless training camps for six of the UFC’s most stunning finishers in UFC Road to the Octagon.
Jacare Souza will face Derek Brunson for the second time. After the pair originally met back in 2012 at Strikeforce Rousey vs Kaufman. It was a fight which the Brazilian won by knockout in the very first round. And a loss Brunson is only to eager to try and get back.
And with Brunson coming into the bout on a two-fight win streak. It may very well be his time to shine and get his retribution. Against Jacare, who lost last time out against the current division champion Robert Whittaker.
Also on the main Dennis Bermudez will face Team Alpha Male’s Andre Fili. As Bermudez who at one point looked like he was on his way to a title shot. Hopes to get a win and break back into the top ten of the featherweight division.
Fili who we last saw back in October when he defeated Artem Lobov in Belfast. Will be looking for another solid win to prove he belongs in the upper echelons of the 145lb division.
Also on the card in a lightweight fight, Jordan Rinaldi will face of against Gregor Gillespie. As Rinaldi will look to be the first fighter to hand the 10 – 0 Gillespie his first loss as a professional.
All the action takes place on January 27th, live from the Spectrum Centre, North Carolina. In only the third card of 2018. As the UFC looks to start the year on the right foot with some outstanding fights.