A lightweight division attraction has been added to the December 19 UFC card as Rick Glenn faces Carlton Minus.
MMA Junkie first reported the bout.
Glenn (21-6-1) is competing for the first time in over two years with his last bout happening at the UFC Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale in November of 2018. Glenn also hasn’t picked up a victory in over two years, with his last win coming over Dennis Bermudez at UFC Fight Night Boise. Glenn is a former WSOF featherweight champion, defeating Georgi Karakhanyan at the WSOF 10 to win the gold.
Minus (10-2-0-1NC) is winless thus far under the UFC banner having dropped a bout to Matthew Semelsberger at UFC Fight Night: Munhoz vs. Edgar. Minus also competed once in the PFL, losing to Rick Story by second round submission at PFL 6. Minus is competing for the third time in 2020, making it his most active year as a professional MMA fighter since 2016.
UFC Fight Night: Edwards vs. Chimaev takes place on Saturday, December 19 from a location to be announced with Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, while broadcast plans have yet to be revealed.
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