With less than 10 days before the curtain is drawn on “UFC 132: Cruz vs. Faber II,” the world’s largest MMA promotion added a bantamweight scrap between Jeff Hougland and Donny Walker to their July 2nd show.
Hougland owns a 9-4 record and has rattled off eight straight victories since starting his career at 1-4. Speaking of late rallies, Walker will be riding a seven-fight winning streak of his own into the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. He holds a 12-6 MMA record overall.
Both 135-pounders will be making their Octagon debuts this Fourth of July weekend.
The pay-per-view broadcast will feature a bantamweight title tilt between champ Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber. The UFC has yet to announce if any preliminary bouts will be made available for free viewing.
Here is the card’s revised roster:
Jeff Hougland vs. Donny Walker
Andre Winner vs. Anthony Njokuani
Aaron Simpson vs. Brad Tavares
Brian Bowles and Takeya Mizugaki
George Sotiropoulos vs. Rafael Dos Anjos
Melvin Guillard vs. Shane Roller
Dennis Siver vs. Matt Wiman
Carlos Condit vs. Dong Hyun Kim
Tito Ortiz vs. Ryan Bader
Wanderlei Silva vs. Chris Leben
Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz (UFC Bantamweight Champion)