John Moraga draws Dustin Ortiz at UFC on FOX in Atlanta

Former UFC flyweight contender John Moraga will get back in

action at UFC Fight Night in Atlanta when he faces top prospect

Dustin Ortiz.

Moraga (13-2) was originally scheduled to be a part of the

upcoming UFC on FOX card in Sacramento on Dec 14, but an injury

forced him out of his bout against fellow flyweight Darren


Luckily for Moraga the injury wasn’t serious and he will be able

to compete again almost exactly a month later when he returns at

UFC Fight Night in Atlanta.

Hoping to take another step forward in the division will be

Ortiz (12-2), who just made his UFC debut in November when he

defeated Jose Maria Tome by TKO in the third round.

Training under the tutelage of Duke Roufus where he works with

other top UFC fighters like lightweight champion Anthony Pettis,

Ortiz is considered a rising star at 125 pounds but he will be

taking a decided step up in competition facing Moraga.

The fight between Moraga and Ortiz is the latest addition to the

UFC Fight Night card in Atlanta headlined by former Strikeforce

champion Luke Rockhold as he faces Costa Philippou in the main