The UFC officially announced yesterday that the fight between Alex Oliveira (19-8-1 ММА | 9-6-0 UFC) and Mickey Gall (6-2-0 ММА | 5-2-0 UFC) will not take place at UFC Norfolk on February 29, 2020. No reason was given for the bout being scratched from the lineup. Also, there’s no word on if the UFC will move the fight to another date.
It was supposed to be Alex Oliveira’s first appearance since a third-round unanimous decision to Nicolas Dalby at UFC Fight Night 160 – Hermansson vs. Cannonier in September 2019. The 31-year-old Brazilian is currently on a 3-fight losing streak.
After 4 months and 26 days of being out of action after a third-round unanimous decision win over Salim Touahri at UFC on ESPN 5 – Covington vs. Lawler, Mickey Gall was going to continue to improve his record inside the UFC’s octagon. The 27-year-old is 2-1-0 in his last 3 fights.
UFC Norfolk is set to take place on February 29, 2020 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. No headliner has been announced for the event yet.
This is the UFC Norfolk card so far:
|Flyweight title fight|
|Joseph Benavidez||Vs||Deiveson Figueiredo|
|Megan Anderson||Vs||Norma Dumont Viana|
|Felicia Spencer||Vs||Zarah Fairn dos Santos|
|Gabriel Silva||Vs||Kyler Phillips|
|Brendan Allen||Vs||Tom Breese|
|Ismail Naurdiev||Vs||Sean Brady|
|T.J. Brown||Vs||Jordan Griffin|
|Steven Peterson||Vs||Aalon Cruz|
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