Corey Anderson Challenges Johnny Walker For UFC 244, Walker Accepts

A light heavyweight division attraction could be coming to UFC 244 as #8 Corey Anderson may be in the Octagon against #12 Johnny Walker.

Anderson, who recently confronted UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones at an iPlay America, would take to Twitter to challenge a new target in Walker for UFC 244:

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Walker would get wind of the challenge from Anderson and accept via Twitter:


The Brazilian fighter also took to Instagram to tease a future fight announcement, but Anderson’s name wasn’t mentioned in the post:


UFC 244 takes place on Saturday, November 2 from Madison Square Garden in New York, New York with no main event announced at this time. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, with a post-show podcast to follow.

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