Luiz Henrique da Silva and Jonathan Wilson will go head-to-head at UFC 199, officials announced recently.
The bout will be part of the June 4 event from Los Angeles and The Forum. In the main event that night, Luke Rockhold defends his middleweight title vs. Chris Weidman, while Dominick Cruz does the same with his bantamweight belt vs. Urijah Faber.
Da Silva (10-0) will be making his official Octagon debut on the card. All 10 of his pro wins have been knockout victories, including eight inside of the first round.
Wilson (7-0) made an impact in August with a 50-second KO of Chris Dempsey in his UFC debut. Five of his wins have come inside of the first round.
Along with the two title fights and Henrique-Wilson, Bobby Green meets Dustin Poirier, Evan Dunham faces Leonardo Santos and Kevin Casey battles Elvis Mutapcic.