Ellenberger vs. MacDonald booked for UFC on FOX in Seattle

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

In what be considered a number one contender match, welterweights Jake Ellenberger and Rory MacDonald have been booked to fight at the UFC on FOX 8 in Seattle, WA. The UFC announced the bout today via their Official Twitter:

Oh hey welterweights RT @UFC_CA @Rory_MacDonald to face Jake @EllenbergerMMA in Seattle @UFConFOX 8 http://wp.me/p1JrHa-tNS

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MacDonald is coming off an impressive three round decision of BJ Penn, and was scheduled to fight in March’s UFC 158 before being injured. Ellenberger did fight that night, scoring a knockout over former Strikeforce Champion Nate Marquardt.