An exciting featherweight bout has been added to UFC 211 in Dallas as Chas Skelly will meet Jason Knight at the event.
UFC 211: Miocic vs. dos Santos 2 will be held on May 13, 2017, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.
A UFC Heavyweight Championship bout between current champion Stipe Miocic and former champion Junior dos Santos will feature as the main event of the evening. The co-main event features a UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship bout between the current champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk and Jéssica Andrade.
Skelly who is currently on a two-fight winning streak, is coming off a second-round submission win over Chris Gruetzemacher at UFC Fight Night 104 whilst Knight is riding a three-fight winning streak and is also coming off a second round submission win, this time over Alex Caceres at UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Peña.
With this announcement, UFC 211 now looks like this:
Stipe Miocic (c) vs. Junior dos Santos for the UFC Heavyweight Championship.
Joanna Jędrzejczyk (c) vs. Jéssica Andrade for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship
Gabriel Benítez vs. Enrique Barzola
Demian Maia vs. Jorge Masvidal
Fabrício Werdum vs. Ben Rothwell
Jarjis Danho vs. Dmitry Poberezhets
Gadzhimurad Antigulov vs. Joachim Christensen
Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier
David Branch vs. Krzysztof Jotko
Frankie Edgar vs Yair Rodriguez
Chas Skelly vs. Jason Knight