Leben comes into the bout in need of a victory after dropping to 1-3 in his last four with his UFC 155 loss to Derek Brunson. Andrew Craig is coming off his first career loss to Ronny Markes at UFC on FX 7. The fighter had previously won his first eight fights prior to the loss.
UFC 162 takes place July 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The card will be headlined by a UFC middleweight title fight as champion Anderson Silva takes on Chris Weidman. A co-headliner has yet to be announced for the card.
UFC 162 Fight Card:
- UFC Middleweight Title Fight: Anderson Silva (c) vs. Chris Weidman
- Tim Boetsch vs. Mark Munoz
- Roger Gracie vs. Tim Kennedy
- Andrew Craig vs. Chris Leben