A trio of new bouts have been made official for UFC 194, including Max Holloway vs. Jeremy Stephens.
Set for December 12 from Las Vegas and the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the event features a double-title card. First, Chris Weidman defends his middleweight belt vs. Luke Rockhold, while Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor collide to unify the featherweight titles.
Along with the previously reported Holloway-Stephens contest at featherweight, bantamweights Urijah Faber and Frankie Saenz square off, along with welterweights Demian Maia and Gunnar Nelson.
Holloway recently scored his seventh consecutive victory, while Stephens and the proud Hawaiian both called out Frankie Edgar for a fight after their most recent performances.
Faber coached opposite McGregor on the upcoming Ultimate Fighter 22 series, while Maia and Nelson are on the cusp of contention at 185 pounds.
Below is the current lineup:
UFC Featherweight Championship
Jose Aldo (c) vs. Conor McGregor (ic)
UFC Middleweight Championship
Chris Weidman (c) vs. Luke Rockhold
Middleweight: Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza vs. Yoel Romero
Welterweight: Colby Covington vs. Warlley Alves
Welterweight: Court McGee vs. Marcio Alexandre, Jr.
Lightweight: John Makdessi vs. Yancy Medeiros
Lightweight: Leonardo Santos vs. Kevin Lee
Lightweight: Joe Proctor vs. Magomed Mustafaev
Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Michelle Waterson
Featherweight: Max Holloway vs. Jeremy Stephens
Bantamweight: Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Saenz
Welterweight: Demian Maia vs. Gunnar Nelson