An exciting bantamweight bout has been added to UFC Fight Night 128 as Aljamain Sterling vs Brett Johns has been added to the event in Atlantic City.
UFC Fight Night 128 will be held on April 21, 2018, at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
The UFC announced the bout alongside a strawweight bout between Michelle Waterson and Cortney Casey which is scheduled for UFC on FOX 29.
— UFC (@ufc) February 9, 2018
Following back-to-back impressive wins over Augusto Mendes and Renan Barao, Sterling suffered a KO loss last time out against Marlon Moraes at UFC Fight Night 123. Johns has won all three of his UFC contests thus far, with his most impressive win coming last time out, a calf-slicer submission win over Joe Soto at The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale.
With these announcements, UFC Fight Night 128 now looks like this:
Leslie Smith vs. Aspen Ladd
Merab Dvalishvili vs. Augusto Mendes
Magomed Bibulatov vs. Ulka Sasaki
David Branch vs. Thiago Santos
Corey Anderson vs. Patrick Cummins
Siyar Bahadurzada vs. Luan Chagas
Uriah Hall vs. Paulo Costa
Aljamain Sterling vs. Brett Johns