Woodley-Till Set For UFC 228
Even though Tyron Woodley claimed he had not been given an offer for a fight with Darren Till, the two will face off at UFC 228 on September 8th in Dallas.
Initially reported by ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, the two will face off for Woodley’s UFC welterweight title. The interim champion Colby Covington, will be stripped of his title as soon as the fight begins on September 8th.
Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till for welterweight title will headline UFC 228 on Sept. 8 in Dallas, per Dana White. Colby Covington has not been stripped of interim title yet, but he will be the moment Woodley vs. Till begins. Similar situation to UFC 223. https://t.co/Qw6ygV6DsV
— Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN) July 24, 2018
UFC 228 will also feature a women’s flyweight title fight between division champion Nicco Montano and Valentina Shevchenko, while Yair Rodriguez returns to take on Zabit Magomedsharipov.