Fresh off of his victory at UFC Fight Night in Sacramento, Alex Morono is making a quick turnaround to face TUF Alum, Sheldon Westcott, on February 4 at UFC Fight Night Houston.
Morono’s win came against James Moontasri at UFC Fight Night Sacramento. Morono started slow in the first round, but poured on the strikes in the second and third rounds, severely damaging Moontasri’s nose.
Sheldon Westcott is a TUF alum and competed for Canada on TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia. This will be his first fight in over a year. Westcott’s last win came against Edgar Garcia at UFC 195; Westcott is 1-2 in the UFC.
Here is how the current card looks:
145: Chan Sung Jung vs #8 Dennis Bermudez
115: #14 Alexa Grasso vs Felice Herrig
155: #14 Evan Dunham vs Abel Trujillo
205: #6 Ovince Saint Preaux vs Jan Blachowicz
265: Justin Ledet vs Dmitriy Sosnovskiy
265: Adam Milstead vs Curtis Blaydes
145: Chas Skelly vs Chris Gruetzemacher
155: James Vick vs Johnny Case
170: Alex Morono vs Sheldon Westcott