The UFC announced a new lightweight bout for London. According to UFC officials, Ross Pearson and Melvin Guillard will rematch their UFC Fight Night 30 bout that ended in a ‘no contest.’ The fight was declared a no contest when Pearson received a cut from what was determined to be an accidental knee. The UFC said the two would face off again in the near future and now they officially have a date to fight.
UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa takes place March 8, 2014 at The O2 Arena in London, England. In the main event, Alexander Gustafsson will take on British standout Jimi Manuwa to see who gets the next shot at the light heavyweight title.
It’s official: After their first fight ended in a no-contest, lightweights Melvin Guillard and Ross Pearson will rematch March 8 in London
— UFC News (@UFCNews) December 1, 2013
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