Efrain Escudero, who will be coaching on The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America opposite Kelvin Gastelum, will meet Drew Dober at UFC 188, officials announced recently.
Set for June 13 from Mexico City, the card will also include featherweights Clay Collard vs. Gabriel Benitez. The main event is Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum for the undisputed heavyweight title.
Escudero (23-9) has fought nine times for the promotion, going 4-5. Dober (15-6), of course, was involved in the recent refereeing issue with Leandro Silva in Brazil.
Collard (14-5) has split his two Octagon appearances, while Benitez (17-4) won his debut after appearing on TUF: Latin America’s first season.
Below is the current lineup:
Unified UFC Heavyweight Championship
Cain Velasquez (c) vs. Fabricio Werdum (ic)
Lightweight: Gilbert Melendez vs. Eddie Alvarez
Middleweight: Kelvin Gastelum vs. Nate Marquardt
Lightweight: Efrain Escudero vs. Drew Dober
Female Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Angela Hill
Bantamweight: Alejandro Perez vs. Patrick Williams
Lightweight: Johnny Case vs. Frank Trevino
Featherweight: Yair Rodriguez vs. Charles Rosa
Welterweight: Augusto Montano vs. Cathal Pendred
Featherweight: Clay Collard vs. Gabriel Benitez