Strikeforce middleweight imports Roger Gracie and Tim Kennedy are scheduled to face each other in July, likely at UFC 162.
Gracie confirmed news of the fight with Gracie Magazine on Monday. The bout had previously been reported as taking place from Brazil in May.
Gracie (6-1) moved down to middleweight after a loss in Strikeforce at 206 pounds. Kennedy (15-4) is a former contender to the Strikeforce middleweight title.