Rising contender Anthony Smith will take on Volkan Oezdemir in the main event of UFC Fight Night 138 this October.
The event takes place in Moncton, New Brunswick from the Moncton Events Centre.
Smith has scored back-to-back first round finishes over former UFC champions Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Rashad Evans this year. He is 5-1 over his last five, with all five being finishes.
Oezdemir had his win streak snapped by Daniel Cormier for the light heavyweight title this past January, suffering a second round TKO defeat.
Below is the current fight card:
Light Heavyweight: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith
Heavyweight: Arjan Bhullar vs. Marcelo Golm
Light Heavyweight: Misha Cirkunov vs. Patrick Cummins
Lightweight: Thibault Gouti vs. Nasrat Haqparast
Light Heavyweight: Gian Villante vs. Ed Herman
Female Bantamweight: Sarah Moraes vs. Talita Bernardo
Bantamweight: Andre Soukhamthath vs. Gavin Tucker