Marlon Vera will fight Dave Grant at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on June 19.
MMA DNA first mentions bantamweight detention The UFC Fight Night card takes place at an as yet unannounced location and leads a featherweight duel that strikes Chan Sung Jung against Dan Ige.
Vera and Grant first competed in February 2016, with Grant receiving a three-round verdict in UFC Fight Night 84.
Vera went 1-2 in three appearances in 2020, with a TKO victory over Sean O’Malley amid losing decisions against Yadong Song and Jose Aldo. The 28-year-old representative of Team Oyama is 10-6 during his advertising term and 16-7 as a professional overall.
Grant was at the end of the round, scoring three consecutive victories in the Octagon – including Martin Day and Jonathan Martinez back-to-back knockouts. The cast of “The Ultimate Fighter 18” has rarely competed since appearing on the reality show in 2013, setting a 4-3 record in the Las Vegas-based promotion.