The upcoming UFC Fight Night event in Glasgow, Scotland on July 16, 2017 at 3:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM PT
has a main event as well as a high profile strawweight bout featuring a local favorite against a
highly touted prospect.
Submission specialist Gunnar Nelson will face off with Santiago Ponzinibbio in a main event
welterweight showdown while Joanne Calderwood is set to take on rising star Cynthia Calvillo in a
featured bout at 115 pounds.
Nelson (16-2-1) will look to build on a recent two-fight win streak when he returns in Scotland in
July. The prolific grappler has tapped out Alan Jouban and Albert Tumenov in two very impressive
performances in his most recent outings.
UFC Fight Night : Live on FS1
CALDERWOOD vs CALVILLO
NELSON vs PONZINIBBIO
Date: Sunday, July 16, 2017
Time: 3:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM PT
Venue: Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland.
Ponzinibbio (24-3) gets his first shot at a UFC main event when he takes on Nelson in July.
The Argentinean born striker has reeled off four straight victories with two knockings on his
recent win streak.
As for the featured strawweight bout, former “Ultimate Fighter” competitor Joanne Calderwood (11-2)
will fight at home for the second time in her UFC career while attempting to bounce back from a
submission loss to Jessica Andrade in her last fight.