The Octagon’s graphics department has just released the official event poster for “UFC Fight Night 23: Fight for the Troops 2.” The Spike TV broadcast takes place at Fort Hood in Kileen, Texas on January 22nd.
An electrifying lightweight scrap between Evan Dunham and Melvin Guillard will headline the January 22nd show.
Kenny Florian was scheduled to stand opposite Dunham, but an abrupt injury forced the former top contender to pull out of their critical contest.
A heavyweight battle between Matt Mitrione and Tim Hague will serve as the night’s co-main event.
The event will raise funds for the brave men and women in the United States Armed Forces with traumatic brain injuries. Information about ways to donate can be found online at www.fightforthetroops.com.
Here are the athletes scheduled to compete in the freebie fight card:
Will Campuzano vs. Chris Cariaso
Yves Edwards vs. Cody McKenzie
Amilcar Alves vs. Charlie Brenneman
Willamy Freire vs. Waylon Lowe
Chan Sung Jung vs. Rani Yahya
Mike Guymon vs. DaMarques Johnson
Cole Miller vs. Matt Wiman
Pat Barry vs. Joey Beltran
Mark Hominick vs. George Roop
Tim Hague vs. Matt Mitrione
Evan Dunham vs. Melvin Guillard