Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva headlines UFC Fight Night 40 in Cincinnati
A key welterweight fight between sluggers Matt Brown (18-11 MMA, 11-5 UFC) and Erick Silva (16-4 MMA, 4-3 UFC) headlines the UFC’s May return to Ohio.
UFC official today confirmed the matchup following an initial report from FOX Sports.
The bout new serves as the featured contest of “UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva,” which takes place May 10 at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati. The evening’s main card airs on FOX Sports 1 following preliminary bouts on UFC Fight Pass. The full lineup will be announced shortly.