The UFC Fight Night 28 lineup is set as promotional newcomer Kevin Souza has replaced Sam Siclia against Felipe Arantes. UFC officials confirmed the rumored change on Wednesday.
UFC Fight Night 28 takes place September 4 in Belo Horizante, Brazil. A light heavyweight pairing between Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader will headline the card. Co-headlining the bill will be a middleweight bout between Yushin Okami and Ronaldo “Jacaré” Souza. The card will take place at the Estadio Jornalista Felipe Drumond.
UFC Fight Night 28 will serve as the lead-in for the debut of The Ultimate Fighter 18: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate on FOX Sports 1.
UFC Fight Night 28 Fight Card:
Main Card (FOX Sports 1 8PM ET)
- Ryan Bader vs. Glover Teixeira
- Yushin Okami vs. Ronaldo Souza
- Joseph Benavidez vs. Jussier Formiga
- Piotr Hallmann vs. Francisco Trinaldo
- Rafael Natal vs. Tor Troeng
- Ali Bagautinov vs. Marcos Vinicius
Preliminary Card (Facebook 5PM ET)
- Johnny Bedford vs. Hugo Viana
- Felipe Arantes vs. Kevin Souza
- Elias Silverio vs. Joao Zeferino
- Ramiro Hernandez vs. Lucas Martins
- Marcelo Guimaraes vs. Keith Wisniewski
- Sean Spencer vs. Yuri Villefort