Nik Lentz: ‘I Verbally Agreed to Fight Will Brooks on Oct. 7’ (Updated)

UPDATE: Will Brooks has taken to Twitter to confirm his next bout is indeed against Nik Lentz. You can see the tweet below:

It looks like Nik Lentz and Will Brooks are set to clash this fall.

Lentz recently took to Twitter to reveal that he has verbally agreed to a bout with the former Bellator lightweight champion:

“I verbally agreed to fight Will Brooks, Oct 7 in Vegas. Just waiting on the contract! #UFC216 #UFC @UFC”

Adding fuel to the fire, Brooks revealed that training camp is underway.

In his last outing, Lentz suffered a unanimous decision loss to Islam Makhachev back in February at UFC 208. Meanwhile, Brooks has lost two fights in a row and is 1-2 under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner.

Stick with MMANews.com for more details on this potential match-up.

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