Jake Hadley vs. Carlos Candelario centered for Nov. 5 UFC fit

Jake Hadley vs. Carlos Candelario centered for Nov. 5 UFC fit

A flyweight matchup between Dana White’s Contender Collection contract winners is heading to the octagon this fall.

A few people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Combating {{that a}} fight between Jake Hadley and Carlos Candelario is being centered for the UFC’s fit on Nov. 5, which is expected to occur at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. Verbal agreements are in place for the bout with contracts expected to issued briefly.

Hadley will look to bop once more from his first skilled loss in his octagon debut at Would most likely’s UFC Vegas 54 fit where he dropped a unanimous decision to Allan Nascimento. The former Cage Warriors flyweight champion earned a contract in October 2021 with a submission win at DWCS Season 5, Week 7 over Mitch Raposo and was the main fighter in DWCS history to earn a UFC contract regardless of missing weight for the contest.

Candelario may also be looking for his first octagon victory after shedding a option to Tatsuro Taira on that exact same UFC Vegas 54 fit. “The Cannon” moreover earned his promotional contract on the fifth season of DWCS in historical style as he was the main to get signed regardless of dropping his fight to Victor Altamirano by way of lower up decision in a fight White felt Candelario gained.

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