The UFC matches Royston Wee and Ning Guangyou
The UFC has announced a bantamweight bout featuring Royston Wee and Ning Guangyou. The bout will be a part of UFC Fight Night 66, which takes place May 16 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines.
Wee debut in the UFC after not being selected for the first Chinese season of “The Ultimate Fighter.” He has won his first two UFC bouts against Dave Galera and Yao Shikui to extend his record to 4-0.
Guangyou joined the first TUF China season with a 3-2-1 record. On the show, he defeated Shih Liang and Rocky Lee before taking a unanimous decision over Yang Jianping. This will be the first time Guangyou returns to action since winning the reality show in 2014.
In the main event of UFC Fight Night 66, former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar will take on former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber in a featherweight bout.