MMA JUNKIE is reporting that Jason” The Kid” Knight is working on a comeback fight. Knight is coming off a TKO (technical knockout) loss to the #4 ranked (By MMA Takeover Rankings) fighter Ricardo Lamas. This fight would be against Gabriel Benitez at UFC Fight Night 123 on December 9th in Fresno, California.
The popular fighter also called “Mississippi Mean” and “Hick Diaz” was on a four-fight winning streak before losing to Lamas. Benitez will be looking to recover from his last fight when he lost to Enrique Barzola.
Knight confirmed the news on his Instagram account.
Here is the UFC Fight Night 123 Card So Far
- Cub Swanson vs. Brian Ortega
- Liz Carmouche vs. Alexis Davis
- Scott Holtzman vs. Darrell Horcher
- Eryk Anders vs. John Phillips
- Trevin Giles vs. Antonio Braga Neto
- Carls John de Tomas vs. Alex Perez
- Chris Gruetzemacher vs. Davi Ramos
- Bryan Caraway vs. Luke Sanders
- Benito Lopez vs. Albert Morales
- Gabriel Benitez vs. Jason Knight