Alexander Volkov will play Cyril Gane in the Ultimate Fighting Championship on June 26.
ESPN was the first to report heavyweight. The card does not yet have an official place or location.
Volkov has won three of his last four UFC appearances. Most recently, the 32-year-old Russian dominated Alistair Overeem on the road for a second round of TKO at UFC Fight Night 184 on February 6th. His tenure in the UFC includes victories for Walt Harris, Fabricio Werdum, Stefan Struve, Roy Nelson and Timothy Johnson.
Gane is undefeated in eight professional appearances – including five in the UFC. The Frenchman comes to a five-round verdict for Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the main event of UFC Fight Night 186 on February 27.