A middleweight matchup has been added to the UFC’s summer debut in Maine.
Sam Alvey (22-5 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will make his official UFC debut against Tom Watson (16-7 MMA, 1-3 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 47 in August. UFC officials announced the new booking on Monday.
UFC Fight Night 47 takes place Aug. 16 at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. The event’s main card airs on FOX Sports 1. Tickets for the event go on sale Friday to the general public, but can be purchased Wednesday by UFC Fight Club members and Thursday by UFC e-newsletter subscribers.