Joe Ellenberger debuts vs. Yancy Medeiros at UFC 172 in Baltimore

It’ll be a family affair in April in Baltimore for the Ellenberger brothers.

With his brother Jake already set for the card against Tarec Saffiedine, Joe Ellenberger (14-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will make his UFC debut at UFC 172 against Yancy Medeiros (10-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC). UFC officials announced the new lightweight bout on Monday afternoon.

UFC 172 takes place April 26 at Baltimore Arena in Baltimore and will be headlined by a light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and top contender Glover Teixeira.