A former featherweight champion Jose Aldo is set to square off against Jeremy Stephens in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 30 will take place at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary Alberta on July 28; the Calgary Sun first reported the news on Friday.
The development of pivotal fight at 145-pounds between Jose Aldo and Jeremy Stephens first reported by Combate.
Jose Aldo (26-4) is considered the greatest featherweight of all time has lost two straight and three of his last four, all by knockout. He is coming off consecutive losses to UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway, and his last win was against Frankie Edgar at UFC 200 back in July 2016.
Jeremy Stephens (28-14) has rebounded impressively since losing a decision to Renato Moicano in April 2017. “Lil Heathen” is on a three-fight winning streak, with a most recent win coming against Josh Emmett at UFC On Fox 28 in February. He’s now 8-5 since moving down from lightweight five years ago.
Several other bouts also confirmed which is as follow:
Jose Aldo vs. Jeremy Stephens
Alexis Davis vs. Katlyn Chookagian
Randa Markos vs. Nina Ansaroff
Dustin Ortiz vs. Matheus Nicolau
Gadzhimurad Antigulov vs. Ion Cutelaba
Hakeem Dawodu vs. Austin Arnett
Jordan Mein vs. Alex Morono
John Makdessi vs. Ross Pearson
Kajan Johnson vs. Islam Makhachev