A lightweight bout has been verbally agreed for UFC on FOX 10 in Chicago as Donald Cerrone will meet Adriano Martins.
UFC officials announced the fight booking on Saturday and it’s unknown if the fight will be one of the bout on the main card.
UFC on FOX 10 takes place on January 25th from the United Center in Chicago and will be headlined by a lightweight bout as former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson meets former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson.
Cerrone (21-6, 1NC) has won two of his last three fights and is coming off a submission of the night victory over Evan Dunham at UFC 167 last week. It was the seventh time in his UFC career that he has won a fight night bonus and his first bonus since UFC 150.
Martins (25-6) won his UFC debut earlier this month at UFC Fight Night 32 against Daron Cruickshank and won the submission of the night bonus. It was the sixth straight win for him and it was only his third victory to come by submission.
The current UFC on FOX 10: Henderson vs. Thomson card is below.
Benson Henderson (19-3) vs. Josh Thomson (20-5, 1NC)
Darren Elkins (17-3) vs. Jeremy Stephens (22-9)
Stipe Miocic (10-1) vs. Gabriel Gonzaga (16-7)
Chico Camus (13-4) vs. Yaotzin Meza (20-8)
Donald Cerrone (21-6, 1NC) vs. Adriano Martins (25-6)