Long-time UFC veteran, Michael Johnson announced that he is fighting Darren Elkins next. He made the announcement on Instagram. He said they will fight at UFC Fight Night 124.
Johnson will be moving down to featherweight in an attempt to end a two losing streak. He has lost two fights in a row. He was dominated by Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 205 and lost a fight of the year candidate against Justin Gaethje.
Elkins on the other hand has been red hot. He is on a five-fight winning streak. He is coming off a split decision win over Dennis Bermudez at UFC on Fox 25.
UFC Fight Night 124 is scheduled for January 14t