Report: Billy Quarantillo Faces Gavin Tucker At UFC Fight Night Lincoln


A featherweight division attraction has been added to UFC Fight Night Lincoln as Billy Quarantillo faces Gavin Tucker.

MMA Junkie first reported the bout, who’s spot on the card isn’t known at this time.

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Quarantillo (13-2-0) is undefeated thus far under the UFC banner, having defeated Jacob Kilburn by second round submission at UFC Fight Night Washington DC. Quarantillo also competed on Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Episode 5, defeating Kamuela Kirk by third round TKO. Quarantillo also competed on the UFC Ultimate Fighter 22, making it to the quarterfinals before losing to Saul Rogers.

Tucker (11-1-0) has won two of three thus far in the UFC, with those wins coming over the duo of Sam Sicilia and Seung Woo Choi. Tucker has suffered a single defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came against Rick Glenn at UFC 215. Tucker has picked up eleven wins as a professional MMA fighter and five of them came by way of submission.

UFC Fight Night Lincoln takes place on Saturday, April 25 from the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska with Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which streams live on ESPN+.

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