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This featherweight fight is in the works for UFC 215 in on September 9th.
Damon Martin reports that Jeremy Stephens and Gilbert Melendez will be fighting at UFC 215 on September 9th.
Gilbert Melendez has lost his last 3 fights to Anthony Pettis, Edson Barboza and Eddie Alvarez.
His last fight was vs Edson in July 2016.
Jeremy Stephens has lost his last 2 fights to Frankie Edgar and Renato Moicano in April.
Both Melendez and Stephens have lost to Anthony Pettis in the past.
Jeremy is ranked #8 at featherweight. Gilbert is ranked #13 at lightweight.
Gilbert has expressed interest in dropping down to 145, which lead to this fight being made.
UFC 215 takes place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
The card includes a heavyweight clash between former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos, and rising heavyweight star Francis Ngannou.
Ngannou is ranked #5 at heavyweight and Dos Santos #4. The only 4 fighters above them are Overeem, Velasquez, Werdum,
and Miocic. Overeem and Werdum compete this Saturday at UFC 213.
Also on the UFC 215 card is a light heavyweight contest between Ilir Latifi vs Tyson Pedro.
As well as Henry Cejudo vs Wilson Reis and Gavin Tucker vs Rick Glenn.
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