Rick Story has posted on Twitter that he will be facing Demian Maia in October at UFC 153. The card takes place October 13 from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
“I’m fighting Demian Maia in Rio,” Story posted on Tuesday.
Story (14-5) had his two-fight losing streak snapped when he defeated Brock Jardine earlier this year. “The Horror” is 7-3 in his UFC career.
Maia (16-4) made a successful debut at welterweight by defeated Dong Hyun Kim earlier this month. The former middleweight title contender is 10-4 in the UFC.