Joseph Duffy returns to UFC this weekend

Joseph Duffy returns to the UFC octagon at the Madison Square Garden this weekend.

The Donegal man will fight James Vick in a lightweight contest at the New York venue on Saturday with the winner expected to push closer to a title shot.

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 signed a new seven fight deal earlier in the year.

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