A bantamweight bout has been added to UFC on FOX 10 on January 25th as Hugo Viana will meet Junior Hernandez.
UFC officials announced the fight booking on Wednesday evening and the bout will be place on the preliminary 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.
Viana (7-1) was a member of Team Belfort during the inaugural season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil and won his UFC debut against John Teixeira in a catchweight bout. He dropped down to the bantamweight division following the bout and has gone 1-1 in the 135 pound division.
Hernandez (13-5) signed with the UFC earlier this year and was defeated in his debut at UFC Fight Night 28 against Lucas Martins. He was defeated by submission in the first round, and it was his first defeat to come by stoppage.
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)
Pascal Krauss (11-2) vs. Adam Khaliev (6-0)
Hugo Viana (7-1) vs. Junior Hernandez (13-5)