Mickey Gall is getting the battle he desires in a while this month.
An individual with information of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Preventing that Gall will tackle Mike Perry on the UFC’s occasion on June 27 following an preliminary report from ESPN. Presently, there hasn’t been a location revealed, however the card is anticipated to happen on the UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
After profitable his first three promotional fights through submission, Gall has flip-flopped wins and losses. The New Jersey native is coming off a unanimous determination win over Salim Touahri at UFC Newark this previous August.
Whereas showing on MMA Preventing’s What the Heck, the 28-year-old mentioned that he hoped to get paired up with Perry.
“[Mike] Perry could be one,” Gall mentioned. “I’ve obtained a sense that we’re going to be doing that one inside the subsequent 12 months, perhaps even sooner.”
Perry will probably be trying to get again within the win column after struggling back-to-back losses to Vicente Luque and Geoff Neal to finish his 2019 marketing campaign. “Platinum” began the 12 months with a unanimous determination win over Alex Oliveira, and will probably be on the lookout for his first end within the octagon since knocking out Alex Reyes in September 2017.
The 28-year-old took to Twitter on Sunday to substantiate the matchup, and likewise present some harsh phrases in direction of his opponent.
All my opponents have been prime tier for the previous three years. The most effective welterweights on the market. So I’ve struggled a bit. To have a weak ass opponent like @mickeygall for an actual paycheck is a dream come true. Lol thanks @ufc
— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) June 7, 2020