Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone vs. Evan Dunham Added to UFC 167 Fight Card

September 6, 2013
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Donald CerroneA lightweight bout between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Evan Dunham has been added to the UFC 167 fight card.

The Las Vegas Sun first reported the news on Friday and UFC officials confirmed the match-up.

Cerrone (20-6, 1 no contest) is coming off a decision loss to Rafael dos Anjos on Aug. 28 at UFC Fight Night 27.

Dunham (14-4) is also coming off a decision loss to dos Anjos, and neither fighter wants to notch back-to-back losses.

UFC 167 takes place on Nov. 16 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and is headlined by a welterweight title bout between champion Georges St-Pierre and Johny Hendricks.  Light heavyweights Rashad Evans and Chael Sonnen face off in the co-main attraction.

A heavyweight match-up between former champion Frank Mir and Alistair Overeem was added to the growing fight card on Thursday.  The event also features a couple of welterweight bouts with title shot implications: Rory MacDonald vs. Robbie Lawler and Josh Koscheck vs. Tyron Woodley.

UFC 167 is the UFC’s 20th anniversary event.

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  • Dang, even Cowboy? This card is one of those cards where we’ll see people cut lol.

    • bajafox

      Yea, gonna order it just to possibly see some of these guys fight in the UFC for the last time

    • Advance*

      There’s no way either of these guys get cut with a loss

      • I was talking about a few people like Mir/Overeem/Evans/Sonnen(Doubt it)

        • toom

          Evans or sonnen have no chance of being cut

          • bigr

            unfortunate, isn’t it.

  • Jay Mcgarrity

    This has FOTN potential written all over it. This card is getting stacked to s*** and this fight should be a good one.

  • BobGyro

    they are all getting cut

  • Lucas Freire

    Wow, great! Fight of the Night material!
    Both guys always bring it on

  • james j

    Cowboy lol