A pair of Ultimate Fighter alums have agreed to meet at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale in Las Vegas at the end of November as Zak Cummings faces Sergio Moraes.
UFC officials announced the fight booking on Tuesday and the bout will likely take place on the preliminary card broadcast on Fox Sports 1.
The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale will take place on November 30th from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and will be headlined by Demetrious Johnson defending the UFC flyweight title against Joseph Benavidez.
Cummings (16-3) was a member of Team Sonnen on TUF 18 and made his official UFC debut in August as he defeated Ben Alloway by submission in the first round. It was his third straight victory and he was awarded the submission of the night bonus.
Moraes (8-2) was a finalist during the inaugural season of TUF Brazil and was defeated in the finals by Cezar Ferreira in a middleweight bout. After the fight, he dropped down to the welterweight division and he has won back to back fights, with both being submission victories.
The current fight card for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale is below.
Demetrious Johnson (18-2-1) vs. Joseph Benavidez (19-3)
TBA vs. TBA – TUF 18 men’s tournament final
TBA vs. TBA – TUF 18 women’s tournament final
Nate Diaz (16-9) vs. Gray Maynard (11-2-1, 1NC)
Jared Rosholt (8-1) vs. Walter Harris (6-1)
Akira Corassani (11-3, 1NC) vs. Maximo Blanco (9-4, 1NC)
Rani Yahya (19-7) vs. Tom Niinimaki (20-5-1)
Zak Cummings (16-3) vs. Sergio Moraes (8-2)