Jake Matthews & Jessica-Rose Clark added to UFC Fight Night 132
UFC Fight Night 132 takes place at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang on June 23. The event is headlined by the welterweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards. The fight card has been recently topped by three match ups featuring Australian fighters Tyson Pedro, Jake Matthews and Jessica-Rose Clark.
Light Heavyweight Tyson Pedro is victorious in his most recent bout, scoring the first round submission win against Saparbek Safarov at UFC 221 in Perth earlier this year. His next opponent, Ovince Saint Preux is coming off the first round technical submission defeat suffered against Ilir Latifi in February. Before that he was riding a three-fight win streak.
In his most recent bout welterweight Jake Matthews scored a unanimous decision against Li Jingliang also at UFC 221. He now takes on Shinsho Anzai, who is victorious against Luke Jumeau by decision last September, and Roger Zapata by TKO in 2015.
Flyweight Jessica-Rose Clark is riding a three-fight win streak with the victories earned against Paige VanZant, Bec Rawlings and Carina Damm. Her next opponent Jessica Eye is coming off a split decision win against Kalindra Faria.
In addition the fight card includes Australian Nadia Kassem who takes on Xiaonan Yan at women’s strawweight, and Ashkan Mokhtarian who squares off against Jenel Lausa at flyweight. Other match ups are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The current line up can be found below.
Welterweight Donald Cerrone vs. Leon Edwards
Women’s Strawweight Nadia Kassem vs. Xiaonan Yan
Flyweight Ashkan Mokhtarian vs. Jenel Lausa
Women’s Flyweight Jessica Eye vs. Jessica-Rose Clark
Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux vs. Tyson Pedro
Flyweight Matt Schnell vs. Naoki Inoue
Welterweight Shinsho Anzai vs. Jake Matthews