The UFC’s February return to Brazil continues to fill up with the addition of a new fight between countrymen.
Yuri Alcantara (28-5 MMA, 3-2 UFC) is set to meet Wilson Reis (17-4 MMA, 1-0 UFC) in a battle of Brazilian bantamweights at UFC Fight Night 36. UFC officials announced the contest on Thursday.
Featuring a middleweight main event between Lyoto Machida and Gegard Mousasi, UFC Fight Night 36 takes place Feb. 15 at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Caarina, Brazil. The card airs on FOX Sports 1 and streams on MMAjunkie.com, though the night’s bout order has yet to be revealed.