Ian McCall vs. John Lineker Added to UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil

September 5, 2014
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IanMcCall_HeadshotA match-up between top ten-ranked flyweights, Ian McCall and John Lineker, has been added to the UFC Fight Night 56 fight card scheduled for Nov. 8 in Uberlandia, Brazil.

McCall (13-4-1) is currently ranked no. 3 in the UFC 125-pound rankings. The 30-year-old California native is on a two-fight winning streak. He last competed on July 19, defeating Brad Pickett by unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 46.

Lineker (24-7) is ranked no. 6 in the UFC’s flyweight division. The 24-year-old Brazilian last completed on July 16, defeating Alptekin Ozkilic by knockout at UFC Fight Night 45.

UFC Fight Night 56 takes place at the Ginasio Municipal Tancredo in Uberlandia, Brazil. Light heavyweights Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Jimi Manuwa are expected to face off in the main event.

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    Im not a fan of Ian’s. I listened to him on Joe Rogan’s podcast and

    feel like he is a huge bully. The kind of person that got bullied himself and then started bullying others. Won’t be rooting for him anytime soon.