All that training Sage Northcutt is doing up at Tristar Gym with Georges St-Pierre and company will be put to the test this December, as the 19-year-old returns at UFC Fight Night 80.
Officials announced Northcutt vs. Cody Pfister for the December 10 card from Las Vegas. The entire event streams live on UFC Fight Pass and features Page VanZant vs. Joanne Calderwood in the main event.
Northcutt (6-0) made his Octagon debut recently, besting Francisco Trevino. Pfister (12-4-1) has split his two UFC bouts, defeating Yosdenis Cedeno and losing to James Monntasri.
Below is the current lineup:
Strawweight: Paige VanZant vs. Joanne Calderwood
Lightweight: Sage Northcutt vs. Cody Pfister
Lightweight: Jim Miller vs. Michael Chiesa
Bantamweight: Aljamain Sterling vs. Johnny Eduardo
Middleweight: Elias Theodorou vs. Thiago Santos
Middleweight: Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Kevin Casey
Welterweight: Omari Akhmedov vs. Lyman Good
Welterweight: Tim Means vs. John Howard
Welterweight: Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Andreas Stahl
Welterweight: Michael Graves vs. Danny Roberts
Featherweight: Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Phillipe Nover
Strawweight: Kailin Curran vs. Emily Kagan