Kingsbury vs. Romero added to UFC 126
Kyle Kingsbury (9-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) will fight Ricardo Romero (11-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) at UFC 126 on Feb. 5.
MMA DieHards learned of the light heavyweight matchup from sources close to the event.
Kingsbury is currently on a two fight winning streak. The TUF 8 alum bounced back from a loss in his UFC debut against Tom Lawlor to pick up a split decision win over Razak Al-Hassan. His most recent outing came in September, when he claimed a unanimous decision over Jared Hamman at UFC Fight Night 22. The bout with Hamman earned the two combatants Fight of the Night honors.