Mixed Martial Arts: Singapore could host fight between two-time UFC champion Jose Aldo and Jeremy Stephens in June

American Max Holloway giving Jose Aldo a tough time at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro last June. Two losses to Holloway have dented the Brazilian's reputation and he is eager to prove that he can still contend at the top level.
American Max Holloway giving Jose Aldo a tough time at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro last June. Two losses to Holloway have dented the Brazilian's reputation and he is eager to prove that he can still contend at the top level.PHOTO: REUTERS

Two-time UFC featherweight champ could face American Stephens at Indoor Stadium

Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans in Singapore could be in for a special treat this June.

According to Brazil MMA website combate.com, two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) world featherweight champion Jose Aldo has accepted a fight against American Jeremy Stephens at UFC Fight Night 132 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 20, 2018, with the headline 'S'pore to host Aldo's big fight?'. Print Edition | Subscribe