According to a post on Ufc.com, the promotion has slated Ryan Bader (17-4), coming off a win over former Strikeforce champ Rafael Cavalcante
at Ufc 174, against Ovince Saint Preux (16-5), who picked up a stoppage win also at Ufc 174, over Ryan Jimmo. The light heavyweight bout sees the 8th ranked Bader and 10th ranked Osp headling the Ufc’s Fight Night event in Bangor, Maine on August 16th. One man’s march towards possible title contention will continue that night, while the other will go to the back of the line.
Other fights announced for the card include Tim Boetsch vs. Brad Tavares, Shawn Jordan vs. Jack May
, and Tom Watson
vs. Sam Alvey.
Meanwhile, Fox Sports is reporting that Miesha “Cupcake” Tate (14-5), former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champ and Ufc title contender, will meet undefeated Ufc newcomer Rin Nakai (16-0-1) in September in Japan. That card