Hector Urbina vs. Albert Tumenov added for UFC 188

A welterweight bout has been added to the UFC 188 in Mexico City in June as Hector Urbina will meet Albert Tumenov on the preliminary card. UFC 188

The fight booking was announced on Tuesday by the UFC.

UFC 188 will come from the Mexico City Arena on June 13 and will be headlined by a heavyweight title unification bout as Cain Velasquez meets Fabricio Werdum.

Urbina (17-8-1) has won back to back fights and defeated Edgar Garcia by submission in his UFC debut in November. Fourteen of his wins have come by stoppage and nine of those have come by TKO/KO. Tumenov (15-2) has won three in a row after losing his UFC debut in early 2014. His most recent win came in January as he defeated Nico Musoke by unanimous decision at UFC on FOX 14.

The current UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum fight card is below.

Cain Velasquez (13-1) vs. Fabricio Werdum (19-5-1)
Gilbert Melendez (22-4) vs. Eddie Alvarez (25-4)
Tecia Torres (5-0) vs. Angela Hill (2-0)
Augusto Montano (15-1) vs. Cathal Pendred (16-2-1)
Yair Rodriguez (4-1) vs. Charles Rosa (10-1)
Kelvin Gastelum (10-1) vs. Nate Marquardt (33-14-2)
Alejandro Perez (15-5) vs. Patrick Williams (7-4)
Frank Trevino (12-0) vs. Johnny Case (20-4)
Efrain Escudero (23-9) vs. Drew Dober (15-6, 1NC)
Clay Collard (14-5, 1NC) vs. Gabriel Benitez (17-4)
Hector Urbina (17-8-1) vs. Albert Tumenov (15-2)