- Dec 17, 2016
The word is out that UFC will be having 2 interim title bouts for lightweight and middleweight. Israel Adesansya who recently defeated Anderson Silva will be facing Kelvin Gastelum for the interim belt of the middleweight division where the champion Robert Whittaker is recovering from a hernia surgery. In the lightweight division top contender Dustin Porier will meet featherweight champion Max Holloway. Current champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is serving a 9-month suspension.