Faber Finds Opponent For UFC Return
Over the weekend, UFC Hall of Famer, Urijah Faber announced his intentions to return to the Octagon, and on Tuesday his opponent and return date have been announced.
In a story broken by Dave Meltzer, Faber will return to the Octagon on July 13th in Sacramento to face off against Ricky Simon.
Sacramento, not only close to Faber’s Alpha Male training camp, but the site of his last appearance, a 2016 win over Brad Pickett.
Simon walks in 13 years Faber’s junior, but is undefeated inside the Octagon, with his most recent victory over Rani Yahya in February.
While the fight may be official, the card has not been fully announced, including a headliner for the July 13th event from the Golden1 Center.
Report: MMA Fighting