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Billy Quarantillo to Meet Herbert Burns at UFC Fight Night on July 17 – MMA Root

Billy Quarantillo will lock the horns with Herbert Burns on a featherweight tilt at UFC Fight Night on July 17.

Quarantillo announced the pairing via social media. The event has no official location or title, but is expected to include the return of Miesha Tate as she faces Marion Reneau in a bantamweight bout.

Quarantillo had an eight-game professional winning streak stopped at UFC 256, where he threw a unanimous decision at Gavin Tucker. Dana White’s Contender Series kicked off her promotional career with triumphs over Jacob Kilburn, Spike Carlyle and Kyle Nelson.

Burns suffered the Octagon’s first defeat at UFC 252, losing to Daniel Pinenta in the second round of the TKO on August 15. Gilbert Burns’ younger brother began his UFC career with Nate Landwehr and Evan Dunham.

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