Caraway vs Stamann Set
Will Meet At UFC 222
Bryan “Kid Lightning” Caraway 21-7 MMA (6-2 UFC) is set to meet Cody “Spartan” Stamann 16-1 MMA (2-0 UFC) at UFC 222 on March 3, 2018.
Caraway is coming off a split decision win over the always game Aljamain Sterling at UFC FN 88 in May 2016. He most recently has pulled out of two consecutive bouts at UFC FN 103 (vs Jimmie Rivera) and UFC FN 123 (vs Luke Sanders) due to injury. His last defeat coming in 2014 to Raphael Assuncao at UFC FN 54 via unanimous decision. Eighteen of his victories are by stoppage with seventeen via submission.
Stamann is riding a nine-fight winning streak with his last a split decision over Tom Duquesnoy at UFC 216 in October. His only defeat coming in August 2014 to Lawrence Diguilio via split decision at WXC 52. Half of his victories are by stoppage.
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Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar (main event featherweight title)
Stefan Struve vs Andrei Arlovski
Hector Lombard vs C.B. Dollaway
Sean O’Malley vs Andre Soukhamthath
Mackenzie Dern vs Ashley Yoder