Chris Camozzi’s willingness to step up and face Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza on short notice has been rewarded by the UFC, as officials announced Camozzi vs. Tom Watson for UFC Fight Night 73.
Set for August 8 from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, the card features a main event between Glove Teixeira and Ovince Saint Preux.
Camozzi (21-10) saw his two-fight win streak snapped earlier this year when he fought Souza for a second time. Watson (17-8) is just 1-3 in his last four.
Below is the current lineup:
Light Heavyweight: Glover Teixeira vs. Ovince Saint Preux
Lightweight: Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush
Light Heavyweight: Jared Cannonier vs. Jonathan Wilson
Heavyweight: Tim Johnson vs. Jared Rosholt
Bantamweight: Roman Salazar vs. Marlon Vera
Lightweight: Anthony Christodoulou vs. Scott Holtzman
Female Bantamweight: Sara McMann vs. Amanda Nunes
Middleweight: Tom Watson vs. Chris Camozzi