The UFC on ESPN 2 card continues to evolve with less than three weeks until the event.
Former UFC title challenger Ray Borg (11-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC) has lost originally scheduled opponent Pingyuan Liu and will now fight Kyler Phillips (6-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) in a bantamweight bout on the card later this month.
Both bits of news were first reported by PhillyVoice.com.
UFC on ESPN 2 takes place March 30 at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The card airs on ESPN following early prelims on ESPN+.
With the changes, the latest UFC on ESPN 2 lineup includes:
Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje
David Branch vs. Jack Hermansson
Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Michelle Waterson
Sheymon Moraes vs. Sodiq Yusuff
Alexa Grasso vs. Marina Rodriguez
Desmond Green vs. Ross Pearson
Paul Craig vs. Kennedy Nzechukwu
Maryna Moroz vs. Sabina Mazo
Josh Emmett vs. Michael Johnson
Kevin Aguilar vs. Enrique Barzola
Ray Borg vs. Kyler Phillips
Mark De La Rosa vs. Alex Perez
Kevin Holland vs. Gerald Meerschaert
- UFC on ESPN 2 in Philadelphia gets 12th fight with Mark De La Rosa vs. Alex Perez
- USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie MMA rankings, March 12: Junior Dos Santos a top-three heavyweight once more
- Jessica Eye sees weaknesses in champ Valentina Shevchenko, won't be 'a pushover' at UFC 238
Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
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