Al Iaquinta and Paul Felder have a date for December, as the lightweights have been added to UFC 218.
Set for December 2 from Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena, the card features featherweight champion Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar.
Iaquinta (13-3-1) has won five in a row, including an April knockout of Diego Sanchez. He also holds wins over Jorge Masvidal, Joe Lauzon and Ross Pearson during his run.
Felder (14-3) is 2-0 this year with finishes vs. Stevie Ray and Alessandro Ricci. Overall, he is 4-1 over his last five.
Below is the current fight card:
UFC Featherweight Championship
Max Holloway (c) vs. Frankie Edgar
Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Francis Ngannou
Strawweight: Felice Herrig vs. Cortney Casey
Strawweight: Angela Magana vs. Amanda Cooper
Lightweight: Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje
Light Heavyweight: Dominick Reyes vs. Jeremy Kimball
Flyweight: Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis
Welterweight: Alex Oliveira vs. Yancy Medeiros
Lightweight: David Teymur vs. Drakkar Klose
Heavyweight: Justin Willis vs. Allen Crowder
Welterweight: Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi
Lightweight: Al Iaquinta vs. Paul Felder