Former Titan Dillashaw to Fight for UFC Bantamweight Title
NEW YORK – Former Cal State Fullerton wrestler T.J. Dillashaw is set to fight former training partner Cody Garbrandt in UFC 217's main event in the Bantamweight title fight, Saturday night inside Madison Square Garden. The event will start at 7 pm PT and can be ordered on PPV.
The Former Titan standout enters the octagon tonight with an overall record of 14-3, with three of his wins coming by submission. He also owns a 6-1 record in fights coming by knockout.
Dillashaw has won back-to-back fights by unanimous decisions coming into Saturday. This is his first title fight since losing to Dominick Cruz back on Jan 17, 2016.
The Sonora, Calif. native was quite possibly one of the best Titan wrestlers of all-time. He was a three-time NCAA qualifier had two top-four finishes at the Pac-10 Championships during his career. During his career, he was ranked as high as 10th in the country.
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