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UFC 228: Woodley vs Till
September 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tyron Woodley will defend his title against Darren Till at UFC 228. UFC 228 also features a women’s flyweight title bout between champ Nicco Montano and Valentina Shevchenko. Of course, Woodley was initially expected to fight Covington, who won the interim title last month with a win over Rafael dos Anjos, but “Chaos” is still recovering from an injury and the UFC has opted to give Till a title shot instead. Woodley hasn’t fought since a July 2017 title defense against Demian Maia, whom he beat by one-sided decision. Prior to that, he defended the strap twice against Stephen Thompson; the first meeting resulted in a draw. “The Chosen One” won the 170-pound championship with a knockout of Robbie Lawler two years ago. Till is coming off the biggest win of his career — a controversial decision over the aforementioned Thompson in the UFC Fight Night 130 main event this past May. Before that, the undefeated Liverpool native stopped v