Demetrious Johnson vs. Wilson Reis & ‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Robert Whittaker added to UFC on FOX 24

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A flyweight title fight and a top welterweight clash has been added to UFC on FOX 24  in Kansas City.

A 125-pound title fight between current champion Demetrious Johnson and Wilson Reis is slated to headline to headline the show whilst the co-main event for the card will be a middleweight showdown between top contenders Ronaldo Souza and Robert Whittaker.

MMAJunkie reported the bout.

UFC on Fox 24 will be held on April 15, 2017 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The event will be the first that the UFC has hosted in the state of Missouri and the Kansas City metropolitan area.

More to follow.

With this announcement, UFC on FOX 24 looks like this.

Demetrious Johnson vs. Wilson Reis – for flyweight title
Ronaldo Souza vs. Robert Whittaker
Rose Namajunas vs. Michelle Waterson
Tim Elliott vs. Louis Smolka
Devin Clark vs. Jake Collier
Andrew Sanchez vs. Anthony Smith
Nathan Coy vs. Zak Cummings
Tom Duquesnoy vs. Patrick Williams
Renato Moicano vs. Jeremy Stephens

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