Lightweights Shane Roller and Jacob Volkmann will meet at UFC 151 in September from Las Vegas. UFC officials confirmed the bout on Tuesday.
Roller (11-6) has went 2-3 in his UFC career, while Volkmann (14-3) sports a 5-3 UFC mark. The placement of the match is unknown at this tim.
“I’m going to break Shane Roller mentally and physically University of Minnsota wrestling style,” Volkmann posted on Twitter after news of the fight was confirmed.
Roller fought just three weeks ago, falling to John Alessio. The loss snapped his three-fight win streak. Volkmann, meanwhile, had his five-fight win streak last time out against Paul Sass.