twitter google

Saunders-Rollins Moved To UFC 87

Ben SaundersAn announced bout between “The Ultimate Fighter 6″ castmembers Ben Saunders and Jared Rollins has been moved from UFC 86, on July 5th, to the undercard of UFC 87.

The transfer was recently made on the official fight cards for the pay-per-view events.

UFC 87 “Seek and Destroy” takes place on August 9th at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Headlined by a welterweight title bout between champion Georges St-Pierre and Jon Fitch, the event also features Brock Lesnar versus Heath Herring and Kenny Florian versus Roger Huerta.

After fighting to draws in his first two professional MMA bouts, Saunders (5-0) has defeated five straight opponents including a unanimous decision win over Dan Barrera in his UFC debut at The Ultimate Fighter 6 Finale.

Rollins (5-4) has lost his last two straight bouts and three of his last four. In his UFC debut, Rollins engaged in a “Fight of the Night” slugfest with Jon Koppenhaver at The Ultimate Fighter 6 Finale, ultimately losing the bout via third-round TKO.

For the latest UFC rumors check out the rumors section.

Follow MMAFrenzy