Benito Lopez announced on Twitter that he will fight Albert Morales at UFC Fight Night 123.
Lopez won a contract with the UFC after beating Steven Peterson on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contenders Series. He is an undefeated fighter that trains with Team Alpha Male. “The Golden Boy” enters his UFC debut with tons of hype.
Morales will be making his 5th appearance in the UFC. He has a UFC record of 2-2 but is coming off a loss to Brett Johns in his last fight.
UFC Fight Night 123 is scheduled for December 9th in Fresno, California.