Palaszewski vs. Nunes booked for UFC on FX 5
A featherweight bout between Bart Palaszewski and Diego Nunes is the first fight booked for “UFC on FX 5.”
MMAjunkie.com confirmed the rumored match up today.
With over 50 professional fights, the veteran Palaszewski has racked up a record of 36-17. After winning his UFC debut via knockout against Tyson Griffin, he dropped a unanimous decision to Hatsu Hioki at UFC 144. Palaszewski will be looking to get his UFC career back on track with a victory over Nunes.
Nunes has had a rocky start in the UFC. Debuting in the promotion with a 15-1 record, Nunes had become well acquainted with winning. However, of the four fights he’s had in the UFC, each win has been followed by a loss, including his April loss to Dennis Siver.
“UFC on FX 5” is set to take place in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 7.
Check out all our “UFC on FX 5” news