Officials have added a light heavyweight scrap between Fabio Maldonado and Hans Stringer to the UFC 179 card from Brazil.
Set for October 25 from Rio de Janeiro, the event features a main event between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes for the featherweight title. Fellow 205 pounders Phil Davis and Glover Teixeira will also square off that night.
Maldonado (21-7) accepted a short notice fight with heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic earlier this year, replacing Junior dos Santos. He lost in just 35 seconds, snapping a three-fight win streak.
Stringer (22-5-3) earned a decision over Francimar Barroso in his debut earlier this year.
Below is the current lineup:
UFC Featherweight Championship
Jose Aldo (c) vs. Chad Mendes
Light Heavyweight: Phil Davis vs. Glover Teixeira
Flyweight: Scott Jorgensen vs. Wilson Reis
Featherweight: Felipe Arantes vs. Andre Fili
Welterweight: Neil Magny vs. William Macario
Lightweight: Fabricio Camoes vs. Josh Shockley
Light Heavyweight: Fabio Maldonado vs. Hans Stringer