A pair of contender series veterans will face off at the UFC Fight Night event on November 5, 2022.
Jack Hadley (8-1) and Carlos Candelario (8-2) are expected to meet on the cards, marking the two flyweights’ sophomore bout in the UFC. Both will be looking for their first UFC victory in this fight.
mixed martial arts Being the first to report the news, Hadley later confirmed the reservation on his Instagram Story.
England’s Hadley wins UFC entry after beating TUF veteran Mitch Raposo Dana White’s Contender Collection Last year — even though his attitude during Fight Week was heavily condemned by UFC president Dana White. Still, White opted for Hadley to fight in the UFC — he would lose his debut last May against veteran Alan Nacimento.
Candelario also lost his first UFC fight, giving up his debut against Pindaro in May. The flyweight actually lost his competitive series appearance, but was awarded a UFC contract after a solid performance against Victor Altamirano.
No location or venue has been announced for the UFC’s November 5, 2022 Fight Night card. The following rounds of the event have been reported:
- Benito Lopez vs. Mario Bautista
- Nate Manes vs. Tagil Ulanbekov
- Ramona Pascual vs. Tamirez Vidal
- Johnny Muñoz Jr. vs. Liudvik Sholinian
- Polyana Viana vs. Jinh Yu Frey
- Jack Hadley vs. Carlos Candelario