Lightweight action has joined the UFC’s May 21, 2022 show, as Omar Morales and Uros Medic are set to face off at the Fight Night event.
Morales (11-2) won his way into the UFC by way of Dana White’s Contender Series in 2019. The 36-year old Venezuelan won his first two fights with the promotion, before posting a 1-2 record across his last three.
Most recently, Morales came up short against Jonathan Pearce at UFC 266 last September, ending up submitted in a second-round rear-naked choke.
Serbian Uros Medic (7-1) also arrived in the UFC via Dana White’s Contender Series. The 28-year old picked up a win on the show in 2020, then won his promotional debut against Aalon Cruz care of a flying knee.
In his sophomore outing, “The Doctor” fell to Jalin Turner, submitted within a round.
The UFC’s May 21, 2022 Fight Night event does not have a venue, location, or broadcast plan officially announced. The following bouts have been reported for the card thus far:
- Felipe Colares vs. Chase Hooper
- Ben Rothwell vs. Alexander Gustafsson
- Ketlen Vieira vs. Holly Holm
- Polyana Viana vs. Tabatha Ricci
- Omar Morales vs. Uros Medic