ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) -Former Del Norte Knight Diego Sanchez has been added to the UFC Fight Night card on June 7th at Tingley Coliseum.
This will be the first time in 10 years that Sanchez gets to fight in front of his home town crowd.
The lightweight will fight Ross Pearson on a fight card that also has local John Dodson on the card. Both Sanchez and Dodson are Jackson-Winklejohn teammates, and are on a card that will highlight another one of their teammates Rustam Khabilov. Khabilov will fight Benson Henderson in the main event.
Tickets will go on sale on April 18th.