A featherweight affair between Manny Gamburyan (Pictured) and Chad Mendes has been added to the “UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche” roster.
The UFC announced the tango on their Twitter Thursday morning.
Gamburyan finally found himself back on the winning track by beating Michihiro Omigawa in August. “The Anvil” had lost three straight scraps prior to the unanimous decision victory.
Mendes is just five days removed from steamrolling Yaotzin Meza at “UFC on FX 6.” The former top contender has spent a total of two minutes and 26 seconds inside the Octagon in his last two wins.
UFC 157 takes place February 23rd inside Honda Center in Anaheim, California.
Here are the athletes expected to perform in The OC:
Neil Magny vs. Jon Manley
Josh Neer vs. Court McGee
Michael Chiesa vs. Anton Kuivanen
Chad Mendes vs. Manny Gamburyan
Brendan Schaub and Lavar Johnson
Josh Koscheck vs. Robbie Lawler
Urijah Faber vs. Ivan Menjivar
Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida
Liz Carmouche vs. Ronda Rousey (UFC bantamweight champion)