Report: Gilbert Melendez vs. Jeremy Stephens to be announced for UFC 215

Gilbert Melendez will make the drop to featherweight after a year off.

It looks like El Nino will be making his return to the cage, but it will be at 145 pounds. The former Strikeforce lightweight champion and UFC title challenger will make a long-awaited drop to featherweight to meet Jeremy Stephens at UFC 215 in Edmonton. Veteran MMA reporter Damon Martin broke the news on Twitter:

BREAKING: Jeremy Stephens vs. Gilbert Melendez at featherweight in the works for UFC 215 in Edmonton,


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