UFC Ottawa Announced: Theodorou vs. Brunson; Other Bouts Signed

The UFC has announced that the promotion will be making their second visit to Ottawa on May 4th from the Canadian Tire Centre as reported by TSN. A main event for the card has yet to be announced, but several fighters were announced for the event.

The biggest fight announced in terms of rankings will feature Canada’s own Elias Theodorou taking on Derek Brunson. Derek Brunson is currently ranked #8 in the middleweight division, with Theodorou placed at #14. Theodorou is currently riding a three-fight winning streak, owning victories over Dan Kelly, Trevor Smith, and Eryk Anders. Meanwhile, Derek Brunson will be looking to bounce back from a one-sided loss to Israel Adesanya in the first round from UFC 230 and hope to prevent dropping three straight, with a loss to Jacare Souza also in the rear view of Brunson.

Below is the full list of announced fights for UFC Ottawa:

Derek Brunson vs. Elias Theodorou

Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Andrew Sanchez

Arjan Singh Bhullar vs. Juan Adams

Brad Katona vs. Merab Dvalishvili

Aiemann Zahabi vs. Vince Morales

Mitch Gagnon vs. Brian Kelleher

Sarah Moras vs. Leah Letson

Tickets for the event will go on sale Friday, March 8 for the general public and a UFC Fight Club presale for Wednesday, March 6. There will also be a UFC Newsletter presale on March 7th.

Which of the announced fights are you most looking forward to for UFC Ottawa?

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