Haleiwa’s Dan Ige loses to Calvin Kattar in main event of UFC Fight Night 172

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ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – JULY 16: In this handout image provided by UFC, (L-R) Dan Ige punches Calvin Kattar in their featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on July 16, 2020 in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

In his first-ever main event, Haleiwa’s Dan Ige lost via unanimous decision in a featherweight bout against Calvin Kattar at UFC Fight Night 172 in Abu Dhabi’s Fight Island.

The judges scored the fight 49-46, 49-46, 48-47 in favor of Kattar, ending a six-fight win streak for Ige.

For Ige, the bout came less than two months after a split decision over Edson Barboza on May 16. Kattar took the fight on short notice as well, as his most recent fight before Wednesday was a TKO over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 249 on May 9.

Ige drops to 14-3 overall, while Kattar improves to 22-4.

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