Ultimate Fighter alum Cody McKenzie will return to the cage in Russia, competing on the M-1 Challenge 54/ACB 12 event December 17.

Set for St. Petersburg, Russia, the card will feature a pair of title fights. Champion Stephan Puetz meets Valery Myasnikov for the light heavyweight title, while Maxim Divnich and Djambulat Kurbanov meet for the vacant lightweight title.

McKenzie, who competed on Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter, takes on Breslan Isaev, while Daniel Swain meets Aiyar Sarkerov in another featured bout.

Other announced bouts include Anatoly Tokov vs. Enoc Solves Torres for the No. 1 contender spot in the middleweight division, and Ilya Doderkin vs. Alexey Kunchenko.

The card will air on M1Global.TV from the Palais des Sports Ice arena.