Rick Story vs. John Howard slated for UFC Fight Night 45
Welterweights Rick Story (16-8 MMA, 9-6 UFC) and John Howard (22-9 MMA, 6-4 UFC) will meet at the UFC’s summer return to New Jersey.
UFC officials today announced the 170-pounders have verbally agreed to meet at UFC Fight Night 45.
The event takes place July 16 at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. The bulk of the card is expected to air on FOX Sports 1 following prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
It’s not clear where Story vs. Howard will be placed on the lineup.