Joe Duffy to fight at UFC 217 in New York

Joe Duffy will return to the UFC octagon at the Madison Square Garden.

The Donegal man will fight James Vick in a lightweight contest at the New York venue on Saturday 4th November.

Vick, who has an 11-1 record is seeking a third straight win while Duffy who is 4-1 in the UFC steps back into the promotion having recently signed a new seven fight deal.

The fight is on the undercard of the middleweight champion Michael Bisping title fight Georges St-Pierre.