Corey Anderson, the Season 19 winner of The Ultimate Fighter, will return to the Octagon this April vs. Gian Villante at UFC on FOX 15, officials announced recently.
Set for April 18 from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, the card will feature a main event between Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida.
Anderson (4-0) finished Matt Van Buren to win the reality series, earning a second UFC victory by topping Justin Jones.
Villante (12-5) was expected to meet Anderson last year, but an injury forced him out. He has gone 2-2 over four Octagon appearances.
Below is the current lineup:
Middleweight: Lyoto Machida vs. Luke Rockhold
Bantamweight: Aljamain Sterling vs. Manny Gamburyan
Lightweight: Jim Miller vs. Paul Felder
Female Strawweight: Paige VanZant vs. Felice Herrig
Middleweight: Eddie Gordon vs. Chris Dempsey
Light Heavyweight: Corey Anderson vs. Gian Villante