Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently added a lightweight showdown between Will Brooks and Alex Oliveira to its upcoming UFC Fight Night 96 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, locked and loaded for Oct. 1, 2016 inside Moda Center in Portland, Oregon.
The main card airs on FOX Sports 1.
Brooks (18-1) made a successful Octagon debut by outpointing Ross Pearson at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 23 Finale just last month, after a championship run through the ranks of Bellator MMA. “Cowboy” Oliveira (14-4-1, 1 NC), meanwhile, is fresh off his unanimous decision win over James Moontasri.
That’s not all.
Here’s the latest UFC Fight Night 96 fight card and line up, which is still in need of a five-round main event.
125 lbs.: Sergio Pettis vs. Louis Smolka
155 lbs.: Will Brooks vs. Alex Oliveira
185 lbs.: Nate Marquardt vs. Tamdan McCrory
155 lbs.: Josh Burkman vs. Bobby Green
265 lbs.: Shamir Abdurakhimov vs. Walt Harris
205 lbs.: Joachim Christensen vs. Luis Henrique da Silva
135 lbs.: Kelly Faszholz vs. Ketlen Vieira
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