Fresh off a recent victory in Brazil, C.B. Dollaway will pack up his bags and head to Germany in May to face Francis Carmont.
Officials announced the bout as the co-main event for UFC Fight Night 41, which goes down May 31 from the O2 World Berlin in Germany. The entire card airs on UFC Fight Pass and boasts a main event between Mark Munoz and Gegard Mousasi.
Dollaway (14-5) improved to 8-5 with the UFC after finishing Cezar Ferreira earlier this month. The former Ultimate Fighter runner-up is 3-1 in his last four fights.
Carmont (22-8) had his 11-fight win streak snapped by Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza this past February. He has gone 6-1 inside the Octagon since joining the promotion in 2011.
Below is a list of fights announced to date:
Middleweight: Mark Munoz vs. Gegard Mousasi
Middleweight: C.B. Dollaway vs. Francis Carmont
Middleweight: Luke Barnatt vs. Sean Strickland
Lightweight: Drew Dober vs. Nick Hein
Welterweight: Pawel Pawlak vs. Peter Sobotta
Middleweight: Magnus Cedenblad vs. Krzysztof Jotko
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