Holland was originally scheduled to meet Antonio
Arroyo at UFC Sao Paulo on Nov. 16, but it’s currently unclear
if Arroyo will remain on the card.
MMAjunkie.com was first to report the change. UFC on ESPN 6
takes place at TD Garden in Boston on Oct. 18 and is headlined by a
light heavyweight clash pitting Dominick
Reyes against Chris
A former competitor on Dana White’s Contender Series, Holland has
won three consecutive bouts in the Las Vegas-based promotion after
falling to Thiago
Santos in his debut at UFC 227. “Trailblazer” last appeared at
UFC Fight Night 154, where he took a decision over Alessio
Di Chirico on June 22.
A former Legacy Fighting Alliance champion, the 23-year-old Allen
earned a UFC contract with a first-round submission of Aaron
Jeffrey at the Contender Series on July 16. Allen owns a 12-3
record that includes 11 victories inside the distance.