CES MMA bantamweight champion Ewell made his victorious Octagon
debut in September at UFC Fight Night 137 when he defeated former
champion Renan Barao
as a significant underdog.
Facing Ewell will be former two-time defending
Cage Warriors Fighting Championship bantamweight champion Wood,
who made his own successful UFC 2018 debut when he tapped Jonny
Eduardo with a brabo choke at UFC Fight Night 131 in June.
UFC 232 will take place on Dec. 29 and will be headlined by a light
heavyweight interim title fight between former divisional kingpin
Jones and two-time title challenger Alexander
Gustafsson in a rematch of one of the greatest fights in UFC
history. The event will also feature bantamweight champ Amanda
Nunes vying for her second belt when she goes up in weight to
face featherweight queen Cristiane