A featherweight bout between Charles “Boston Strong” Rosa and Damon “The Leech” Jackson has been announced for UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Dern (UFC Vegas 39).
Fighter form coming into this matchup
Rosa most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Volkov taking on and defeating Justin Jaynes by decision in a featherweight bout. He went into the fight as the -165 slight favorite. The win marked a return to the win column for Rosa, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 14-5.
In his most recent octagon appearance, Jackson was defeated by Ilia Topuria via KO/TKO at UFC Fight Night – Hermansson vs Vettori in a featherweight bout. He was the moderate underdog in the fight, coming in at +195. The loss snapped a 2 fight winning streak for Jackson, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 18-4-1(1 NC).
The AllStar will post opening betting lines when betting markets open.
Tale of the tape
|Charles “Boston Strong” Rosa||vs||Damon “The Leech” Jackson|
|5’9″ (175cm)||Height||5’11” (180cm)|
|69.0″ (175cm)||Reach||73.0″ (185cm)|