The Ultimate Fighting Championships has officially announced former IFL middleweight champion Matt Horwich (23-10-1) will take on BJJ black belt Ricardo Almeida (9-3) at UFC 90 on Oct. 25th from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, IL.
This will be Horwich’s debut fight with the UFC. His contract was picked up as part of the UFC’s purchase of the IFL last month.
IFL 2008 Las Vegas “New Blood New Battles”
February 29, 2008
Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada
IFL Quick Results
- Ian Loveland defeats Dennis Davis by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 0:58 of R2.
- Rafael Dias defeats Santino Defranco by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:03 of R1.
- Josh Haynes defeats Leopoldo Serao by Unanimous Decision
- Alexandre Ferreira defeats Lew Polley by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 0:20 of R1.
- Jake Ellenberger defeats Pat Healy by Unanimous Decision
- Ryan Schultz defeats John Gunderson by Unanimous Decision
- Roy Nelson defeats Fabiano Scherner by TKO (Strikes) at 3:20 of R1.
- Ryan McGivern defeats Matt Horwich by Unanimous Decision