A lightweight bout has been added to UFC 167 in Las Vegas as Donald Cerrone will face Evan Dunham.
UFC officials confirmed the bout on Friday afternoon after it was reported by Case Keefer of the Las Vegas Sun.
UFC 167 takes place on November 16th from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be headlined by Georges St-Pierre defending the UFC welterweight title against Johny Hendricks.
Cerrone (20-6, 1NC) will enter this fight coming off a defeat as he was defeated late last month against Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night 27. He is 3-3 in his last six fights and his last win took place at UFC 160 against K.J. Noons.
Dunham (14-4) will also enter this fight coming off a defeat against Dos Anjos as he lost a decision to him at UFC on FX 8 in May. He is 3-2 in his last five fights with his last win coming by split decision against Gleison Tibau at UFC 156.
The current UFC 167: St-Pierre vs. Hendricks card is below.
Georges St-Pierre (24-2) vs. Johny Hendricks (15-1)
Chael Sonnen (29-13-1) vs. Rashad Evans (18-3-1)
Alistair Overeem (36-12, 1NC) vs. Frank Mir (16-8)
Rory MacDonald (15-1) vs. Robbie Lawler (21-9, 1NC)
Josh Koscheck (17-7) vs. Tyron Woodley (11-2)
Donald Cerrone (20-6, 1NC) vs. Evan Dunham (14-4)