Jason Floyd - The MMA Report

Michael Graves vs. Bojan Velickovic set for UFC 201 in Atlanta

A welterweight bout has been booked for UFC 201 in Atlanta, Georgia on July 30 as Ultimate Fighter 21 alum Michael Graves will meet Bojan Velickovic.

The fight booking was announced by the UFC on Tuesday and the promotion also announced Erik Perez will meet Francisco Rivera in a bantamweight bout.

UFC 201 will come from the Phillips Arena on July 30 and the event will be headlined by a welterweight title fight as Robbie Lawler defends the UFC 170 pound title against Tyron Woodley.

Graves (6-0) is coming off a submission win last month at UFC on FOX 19 against Randy Brown and two of his six wins have come in the UFC. Five of his six wins have come by stoppage and both of his submission wins have come via rear-naked choke. Velickovic (14-3) won his UFC debut last month at UFC Fight Night 86 against Alessio Di Chirico by decision and he is currently on a five fight winning streak. Eleven of his fourteen wins have come by finish and eight of those victories are by stoppage.

The current UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley fight card is below.

Robbie Lawler (27-10, 1NC) vs. Tyron Woodley (15-3)
Demetrious Johnson (24-2-1) vs. Wilson Reis (20-6)
Siyar Bahadurzada (22-6-1) vs. Claudio Silva (11-1)
Damien Brown (15-9) vs. Cesar Arzamendia (7-2)
Ian McCall (13-5-1) vs. Justin Scoggins (11-2)
Michael Graves (6-0) vs. Bojan Velickovic (14-3)
Erik Perez (15-6) vs. Francisco Rivera (11-6, 1NC)