Former Strikeforce lightweight contender Josh Thomson will return to action in September, as Thomson confirmed his next fight will be against Caros Fodor.
In an interview with Sherdog.com, Thomson said the fight would take place September 29 at Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy. The main event features Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez against veteran Pat Healy.
Thomson (19-5) is coming off a loss to Melendez via split decision this past May. He is 3-2 in his last five.
Fodor (7-2) was topped by Healy earlier this year, snapping his five-fight win streak.