Former UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo Jr was asked in a recent video when and who he is fighting next. The Brazilian stated that he is fighting November 4th (UFC 217) against Ricardo Lamas.
The two fighters fought at UFC 169 in 2014. Aldo successfully defended his UFC featherweight title in his first run as champion. He beat Lamas by unanimous decision.
Aldo heads into the contest after losing the featherweight title for the second time, when he was knocked out by Max Holloway at UFC 212. Lamas heads into the contest on a two fight winning streak. He last fought at UFC 214 when he knocked out Jason Knight.
UFC 217 is scheduled for November 4th in New York City, New York.