Neil Seery vs. Louis Smolka slated for UFC 189

A flyweight bout is slated to take place on the preliminary card of July’s 189 as Neil Seery will meet Louis Smolka.UFC 189

The fight booking was confirmed by the UFC following a report by The Sun on Friday.

UFC 189 will come from the MGM Grand Garden Arena and will be headlined by a title fight as Jose Aldo defends the featherweight title against Conor McGregor.

Seery (15-10) has won back to back fights after dropping his UFC debut last year. His most recent win came in January as he defeated Chris Beal by unanimous decision. Smolka (8-1) is 2-1 in the UFC and is coming off a performance of the night victory against Richie Vaculik. Seven of his eight wins are by stoppage and four of those wins have come by submission.

The current UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor fight card is below.

Jose Aldo (25-1) vs. Conor McGregor (17-2)
Robbie Lawler (27-8) vs. Rory MacDonald (18-2)
Dennis Bermudez (14-4) vs. Jeremy Stephens (23-11)
Gunnar Nelson (13-1-1) vs. John Hathaway (17-2)
Brandon Thatch (11-2) vs. John Howard (27-11)
Mike Swick (15-5) vs. Alex Garcia (12-2)
Matt Brown (19-13) vs. Tim Means (24-6-1)
Cody Garbrandt (6-0) vs. Henry Briones (16-4-1)
Brad Pickett (24-10) vs. Thomas Almeida (19-0)
Cody Pfister (11-4-1) vs. Yosdenis Cedeno (10-4)
Neil Seery (15-10) vs. Louis Smolka (8-1)