A featherweight division attraction has been added to a yet to be announced UFC card on January 25 as Nate Landwehr faces Herbert Burns.
Shawn Bitter of Cageside Press first reported the fight, although its place on the card isn’t known at this time.
Landwehr (13-2-0) is going to be making his UFC debut in this bout and does so while riding a seven fight winning streak. Landwehr hasn’t suffered a defeat in over four years, with that last loss coming to Mark Cherico at Gladiators Of The Cage 19 in October of 2015. Landwehr has picked up thirteen wins as a professional MMA fighter and eight of them have come by way of KO/TKO.
Burns (9-2-0) is also going to be making his UFC debut in this bout and does so on the strength of a three fight winning streak. Burns also competed on Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Episode 7, defeating Darrick Minner by first round submission. Herbert is the brother of fellow UFC fighter Gilbert Burns, who holds a 10-3-0 record in the promotion.
The yet to be announced UFC card takes place on Saturday, January 25 from a location to be announced with a main event yet to be announced. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, while broadcast plans have yet to be announced.