Tim Kennedy vs. Rafael Natal For UFC Fight For The Troops 3 In Kentucky

A middleweight challenge pinning Tim Kennedy against Rafael Natal is now set to headline the UFC Fight for the Troops 3 event set for November 6th in Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

Sources first announced the news, but it was then confirmed by UFC officials. Natal was due to face Ed Herman at UFC 167 but the Las Vegas based promotion will now be forced to look for a replacement.

Kennedy has won four of his last five fights including his octagon debut over famed Brazilian submission artist, Roger Gracie. Natal has won his last three outings with decisions over Tor Troeng and Joao Zeferino and a submission victory over Sean Spencer.

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