Video: Matt Horwich Talks About His UFC Debut With Dan Miller

Former IFL fighter Matt Horwich is a little star struck in an interview with Sherdog, discussing his loss to Dan Miller at UFC 90.

UFC 90: Ricardo Almeida vs. Matt Horwich

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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.

Team Quest fighter Matt Horwich is coming off a unsuccessful title defense loss to Ryan McGivern at the IFL’s Las Vegas show earlier this year.

Almeida most recently losed a split decision to Patrick Cote at UFC 86. A win over cote would have secured Almeida a title shot against Anderson Silva.

For the latest on UFC 90 “Silva vs. Cote”, check out our UFC Rumors section.

IFL: New Blood New Battles Quick Results

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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