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Nijem vs. Ferreira Lands in Sacramento

Fresh off first-round finishes in their recent bouts, lightweight up and comers Ramsey Nijem and Carlos Diego Ferreira will collide in UFC 177 action in Sacramento on August 30.
 
An Ultimate Fighter finalist, Nijem has won two straight, most recently stopping Beneil Dariush in the first round at Abu Dhabi on April 11, earning himself a Performance of the Night bonus in the process. Brazil’s Ferreira improved to 10-0 as a pro on June 28, submitting Colton Smith in 38 seconds in an Octagon debut that also earned him a Performance of the Night award.

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