A new flyweight bout has been added to Fight Night 29. The UFC has announced that Iliarde Santos will take on Chris Cariaso in a match that could determine their UFC future. Santos is coming off of a unanimous decision loss to Ian McCall and prior to that was finished by Luri Alcantara earlier this year at UFC On FX 8. Cariaso’s last fight was also on the FX 8 card, and he too came away with a unanimous decision loss, and prior to that he was submitted in the third round against John Moraga at UFC 155.
UFC Fight Night 29: Maia Vs Shields takes place October 9 in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil. The main event will be a welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Jake Shields. In the co main event, welterweights Erick Silva will take on Dong Hyun Kim.
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