The Ultimate Fighter 16’s Neil Magny and Jon Manley are set to meet this February at UFC 157. The bout will likely end up on the event’s preliminary card. MMAJunkie first reported the bout Monday.
Magny and Manley both made it to the semifinals of TUF 16 before their respective losses to Mike Ricci and Colton Smith, who will meet this weekend. While no TUF 16 cast members were added to the finale, Magny and Manley will get a shot at the UFC in Anaheim.
UFC 157 will be headlined by UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey facing Liz Carmouche. The bout will serve as the first UFC women’s fight. The bout is expected to co-headlined by a light heavyweight scrap between Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson. UFC 157 will take place February 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.