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UFC Fight Night 59: Flyweights Set For Action

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Patrick Holohan, a teammate of Conor McGregor’s, will join “Notorious” this January at UFC Fight Night 59 from Boston. Holohan will face Shane Howell in a flyweight contest.

Set for January 18 from the TD Garden Arena, McGregor and Dennis Siver will serve as the main event. The co-main boasts former champion Benson Henderson against Eddie Alvarez.

Holohan (10-1-1) has split his two UFC appearances, defeating Josh Sampo via submission and dropping a decision to Chris Kelades. Of his 10 career victories, eight have been via submission.

Howell (13-8) had his seven-fight win streak snapped at the hands of Ray Borg in his debut inside the Octagon earlier this year.

Below is the current lineup:

Featherweight: Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver

Lightweight: Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez

Lightweight: Jorge Masvidal vs. Norman Parke

Middleweight: Uriah Hall vs. Costas Philippou

Welterweight: Zhang Lipeng vs. Chris Wade

Light Heavyweight: Matt Van Buren vs. Sean O’Connell

Welterweight: John Howard vs. Lorenz Larkin

Flyweight: Patrick Holohan vs. Shane Howell

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