Leonard Garcia Fights Cody McKenzie at UFC 155

Written by Tom Ngo
November 3rd, 2012

UFC Featherweight Leonard Garcia

Leonard Garcia (Pictured) will likely be fighting for his UFC life this New Year’s Eve weekend. The featherweight has agreed to face submission specialist Cody McKenzie at UFC 155.

Garcia has dropped three consecutive scraps inside the Octagon. “Bad Boy” was last seen losing a unanimous decision to Matt Grice in June.

McKenzie is also looking to get back on the winning track after getting knocked out by Chad Mendes at UFC 148. Twelve of his 13 career victories have come via tapout.

MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts the December 29th extravaganza.

Here are the athletes expected to perform in the show:

Erik Perez vs. Byron Bloodworth

Leonard Garcia vs. Cody McKenzie

Chris Leben vs. Karlos Vemola

Myles Jury vs. Michael Johnson

Brad Pickett vs. Eddie Wineland

Erik Koch vs. Ricardo Lamas

Matt Mitrione vs. Phil DeFries

Alan Belcher vs. Yushin Okami

Chris Weidman vs. Tim Boetsch

Joe Lauzon vs. Gray Maynard

Phil Davis vs. Forrest Griffin

Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos (UFC heavyweight champion)

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