A high-stakes lightweight fight between Donald Cerrone and Justin Gaethje will headline UFC on ESPN+ 16 in September.
MMA Junkie today confirmed with a person close to the situation that “Cowboy” (36-12 MMA, 23-9 UFC) and Gaethje (20-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) will clash on the upcoming card after UFC President Dana White announced the matchup to Yahoo! Sports.
UFC on ESPN+ 16 takes place Sept. 14 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver. The entire card streams on ESPN+.