Ige (10-2-0) will enter the contest on the strength of a two fight winning streak, having defeated the duo of Mike Santiago and Jordan Griffin. Ige earned a UFC contract after competing on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series Episode 3, defeating Luis Gomez by third round submission. Ige has suffered just two losses as a professional MMA fighter and both of them have come by way of decision.
Henry (12-2-0) is undefeated thus far under the UFC banner, having defeated the duo of Hakeem Dawodu and Daniel Teymur. Henry is a former EFC Worldwide Featherweight Champion, defeating Boyd Allen to win the gold at EFC Worldwide 44. Henry will also be returning to action for the first time in a year, as his last bout took place in March of 2018.
UFC Fight Night London takes place on Saturday, March 16 from the 02 Arena in London, England with Darren Till and Jorge Masvidal headlining. Fightful is going to be providing live coverage of the event, which streams live on ESPN+.