Middleweights Sam Alvey and Derek Brunson have agreed to meet at UFC Fight Night 73, officials announced recently.
Set for August 8 from Nashville, Tennessee, the card features a main event between Glover Teixeira and Ovince Saint Preux.
Alvey (26-6) has won each of his last three, including a TKO over Dan Kelly. Brunson (13-3) is 4-1 over his last five, including a recent finish of Ed Herman.
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
Flyweight: Dustin Ortiz vs. Ian McCall
Middleweight: Sam Alvey vs. Derek Brunson