Cody Garbrandt vs. Pedro Munhoz Added to UFC 235

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Former UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt is set to battle Pedro Munhoz at UFC 235 on March 2.

Garbrandt (11-2) is coming off of back-to-back knockout losses to TJ Dillashaw, most recently at UFC 227 in August. “No Love” defeated longtime champion Dominick Cruz to become the bantamweight king in December of 2016 but dropped the belt to Dillashaw in his first title defense. He currently sits at #1 on the official UFC bantamweight fighter rankings.

Munhoz (17-3-1NC) is coming off of back-to-back wins over Brett Johns and Bryan Caraway, most recently defeating Caraway via first-round TKO in November. He currently sits at #9 on the official UFC bantamweight fighter rankings;

Source: https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/1082111237628952576

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