Returning after more than a year’s absence from the cage, Su Mudaerji will face Malcolm Gordon on UFC’s November 28th card. News of the bantamweight matchup was first reported by Aaron Bronsteter of TSN.
Gordon made his UFC debut last July, taking a short-notice fight against Aleksander Doskalchuk. While that fight fell through, Gordon still fought on the card, being matched with Amir Albazi. Albazi picked up a win, stopping Gordon in the first round with a triangle choke.
Prior to his debut, Gordon had a four-fight winning streak on the regional scene.
Mudaerji earned his first UFC victory in August of 2019, picking up a decision victory over Andre Soukhamthath. The fight saw Mudaerji bounce back from his UFC debut, which was a 2018 loss to Louis Smolka.
UFC’s November 28th show is scheduled to by headlined between heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis. Here’s the projected lineup for the card.
Bout 6: Curtis Blaydes (14-2) vs. Derrick Lewis (24-7) (Heavyweight)
Bout 5: Ashlee Evans-Smith (6-4) vs. Norma Dumont (4-1) (Bantamweight)
Bout 4: Josh Parisian (13-3) vs. Parker Porter (10-6) (Heavyweight)
Bout 3: Martin Day (8-4) vs. Anderson Dos Santos (20-8) (Bantamweight)
Bout 2: Rachael Ostovich (4-5) vs. Gina Mazany (6-4) (Bantamweight)
Bout 1: Su Mudaerji (12-4) vs. Malcolm Gordon (12-4) (Bantamweight)