The former applicant for the title UFC in light heavyweight Volkan Ozdemir (15-3) in the next match will meet the undefeated prospect Dominic Reyes (10-0).
The bout was approved for the UFC 147 Fight Night, which will be held on March 16 in London.
We will remind, Ozdemir his last match lost to choke Anthony Smith. Prior to that, the fighter suffered an early defeat in battle with Daniel Cormier.
Reyes last fight he won a unanimous decision from Ovince Saint-Prue.