Former Cage Warriors champion Jai Herbert has a brand new date and opponent for his UFC debut, because the 32-year-old light-weight has agreed to face Brazilian veteran Francisco Trinaldo on the July 25 UFC present in Abu Dhabi, sources instructed MMA Combating following a report from Combate.

The UFC debut of Herbert (10-1) was initially set for March 21’s present in London reverse Marc Diakiese, however the card fell by because of the coronavirus pandemic. Herbert walks to the eight-sided cage driving a six-fight successful streak that features 5 knockouts.

Trinaldo (25-7), who has competed underneath the UFC banner because the first TUF Brazil season in 2012, is coming off back-to-back victories over John Makdessi and Bobby Inexperienced. “Massaranduba” holds wins over the likes of Paul Felder, Jim Miller, Evan Dunhan and Yancy Medeiros.

The UFC Combat Night time card can be headlined by a middleweight showdown between former 185-pound titleholder Robert Whittaker and former welterweight contender Darren Until.

Robert Whittaker vs. Darren Until
Mauricio Rua vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Alex Oliveira vs. Peter Sobotta
Fabricio Werdum vs. Alexander Gustafsson
Danny Roberts vs. Nicolas Dalby
Francisco Trinaldo vs. Jai Herbert
Tom Aspinall vs. Jake Collier
Raphael Pessoa vs. Justin Tafa
Movsar Evloev vs. Mike Grundy
Bethe Correia vs. Pannie Kianzad
Umar Nurmagomedov vs. Nathaniel Wooden
Ramazan Emeev vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov



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