Matt Wiman meets TJ Grant at UFC on FOX 6

Over the past 24 hours, the UFC has been announcing fights for UFC on FOX 6 and that continued today as they have announced a lightweight bout between Matt Wiman and TJ Grant.

It’s not known at this time if the fight will take place on the main card on FOX or the preliminary card on FUEL TV.

Wiman (15-6) is a 13 fight veteran of the UFC and has won five fight night bonuses, which included three straight fights where he won the fight of the night bonus. He is currently on a two fight winning streak, with the most recent victory coming at UFC on FUEL TV 5 against Paul Sass. He defeated Sass by submission in the first round with an armbar and won the submission of the night bonus.

Grant (19-5) started his UFC career as a welterweight and dropped down to the lightweight division last year. Since moving down to lightweight, he has gone 3-0 and recently defeated Evan Dunham by decision at UFC 152.

UFC on FOX 6 takes place on January 26th from the United Center in Chicago and will be headlined by Demetrious Johnson defending the UFC flyweight title for the first time against John Dodson.