A welterweight bout between Liverpool’s Danny Roberts and AMerican Mike Perry has been added to UFC 204.
— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) August 26, 2016
UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2 will be held on October 8, 2016, at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England.
Roberts (13-1 MMA) has looked impressive in the UFC thus far. The former Cage Warriors veteran won his debut by submitting Nathan Coy at UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant. In his most recent UFC bout, Roberts earned a ‘Fight of the Night’ bonus for his unanimous decision win over Dominique Steele at UFC 197.
Perry (8-0 MMA) made his UFC debut last weekend as a late replacement against Hyun Gyu Lim at UFC 202. Perry looked impressive, dropping Lim multiple times before finishing him at 3:38 of the first round.
With this bout, UFC 204 now looks like this:
Michael Bisping (c) vs. Dan Henderson
Vitor Belfort vs. Gegard Mousasi
Ovince Saint Preux vs. Jimi Manuwa
Ruslan Magomedov vs. Stefan Struve
Leonardo Santos vs. Adriano Martins
Iuri Alcântara vs. Brad Pickett
Damian Stasiak vs. Davey Grant
Leon Edwards vs. Albert Tumenov
Ian Entwistle vs. Rob Font
Mirsad Bektic vs. Arnold Allen
Danny Roberts vs. Mike Perry
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