An interesting flyweight contest has been added to October’s UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 card, as John Dodson welcomes Darrell Montague to the promotion.
Officials confirmed the fight on Saturday for the October 19 card from Houston.
Dodson (14-6) is a former winner of The Ultimate Fighter and one-time title contender. He was defeated via decision at the hands of UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson earlier this year.
Montague (13-2) has been a long-time prospect under the watchful eye of the UFC. He His last loss was to current UFC fighter Ian McCall.