Bantamweights Aljamain Sterling and Frankie Saenz are headed to Australia, as the two will meet at UFC Fight Night 55.
Set for November 8 from Sydney, the event airs entirely on UFC Fight Pass. Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold compete in the main event, while Sterling’s Serra-Longo teammate, Al Iaquinta, fights Ross Pearson in the co-main.
Sterling confirmed the bout agreement vs. Saenz with FightLine. He is a perfect 10-0 in his MMA career, including two wins this year inside the Octagon over Hugo Viana and Cody Gibson.
Saenz (9-2) made his debut with the promotion in August when he topped Nolan Ticman. The 34-year-old is on a five-fight win streak.
Check out the current lineup below:
Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Luke Rockhold
Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Al Iaquinta
Light Heavyweight: Anthony Perosh vs. Guto Inocente
Middleweight: Clint Hester vs. Robert Whittaker
Heavyweight: Soa Palelei vs. Daniel Omielanczuk
Lightweight: Vagner Rocha vs. Jake Matthews
Welterweight: Dylan Andrews vs. Sam Alvey
Welterweight: Vik Grujic vs. Chris Clements
Middleweight: Luke Zachrich vs. Daniel Kelly
Bantamweight: Jumabieke Tuerxun vs. Marcus Brimage
Featherweight: Mike De La Torre vs. Mark Eddiva
Flyweight: Neil Seery vs. Richie Vaculik
Bantamweight: Aljamain Sterling vs. Frankie Saenz