According to Combate, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will take on the unbeaten Paulo Borrachinha at UFC 217.
Set for November 4, the event marks the Octagon’s return to Madison Square Garden.
Hendricks (18-7) is coming off a second round knockout loss at the hands of Tim Boetsch. He was victorious in his middleweight debut, topping Hector Lombard.
Borrachinha (10-0) will be stepping up his game to face “Bigg Rigg” after defeating Garreth McLellan and Oluwale Bamgbose in his first two UFC fights.