John Lineker vs. Ian McCall At UFC Fight Night 56

A flyweight face off is in the works for UFCFight Night 56 event set for November 8th in Uberlandia, Brazil, with heavy hitter, John Lineker going up against formerly ranked number one fighter at 125 pounds, Ian McCall.

The news was released by the UFC over night last night. At this time it is thought verbal agreements are in place on both sides.

Lineker enters the match-up coming off a TKO victory over Alp Ozkilic in July. McCall is looking to extend his winning streak in Brazil after scoring back-to-back decision victories over Illiarde Santos and Brad Pickett inside the Octagon.

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