Featherweights Charles Rosa and Sean Soriano will meet this January at UFC Fight Night 59, officials announced recently.
Set for January 18 from Boston’s TD Garden, the card features Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver and Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez.
Rosa (9-1) is a Massachusetts native who dropped his Octagon debut to Siver earlier this year on short notice. The bout earned him “Fight of the Night” honors.
Soriano (8-2) is winless in two UFC appearances. The Rhode Island-native lost to Tatsuya Kawajiri and Chas Skelly.
Below is the current lineup:
Featherweight: Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver
Lightweight: Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez
Lightweight: Jorge Masvidal vs. Norman Parke
Middleweight: Uriah Hall vs. Costas Philippou
Welterweight: Zhang Lipeng vs. Chris Wade
Light Heavyweight: Matt Van Buren vs. Sean O’Connell
Welterweight: John Howard vs. Lorenz Larkin
Flyweight: Patrick Holohan vs. Shane Howell
Lightweight: Paul Felder vs. Johnny Case
Welterweight: Cathal Pendred vs. Sean Spencer
Flyweight: Tateki Matsuda vs. Joby Sanchez
Featherweight: Charles Rosa vs. Sean Soriano