Lightweights Dustin Poirier and Yancy Medeiros have been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 68 card, officials announced.
Set for June 6 from New Orleans, the card features a main event between Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader.
Poirier (17-4), a former top contender in the featherweight division, made his triumphant return to 155 pounds recently when he topped Carlos Diego Ferreira. Overall, “The Diamond” is 4-1 in his last five and a native of Louisiana.
Medeiros (11-2) is on a two-fight win streak, including a pair of submission victories.
Below is the current lineup:
Light Heavyweight: Daniel Cormier vs. Ryan Bader
Middleweight: Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch
Heavyweight: Matt Mitrione vs. Ben Rothwell
Lightweight: Dustin Poirier vs. Yancy Medeiros
Lightweight: Joe Proctor vs. Justin Edwards
Heavyweight: Derrick Lewis vs. Shawn Jordan
Welterweight: Brian Ebersole vs. Omari Akhmedov
Middleweight: Daniel Sarafian vs. Ricardo Abreu
Bantamweight: Joe Soto vs. Anthony Birchak