Former champions Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir are now officially on for UFC 191. The promotion made the announcement during UFC 190 Saturday night.
Set for September 5 from Las Vegas, the card features a main event between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson.
Arlovski (24-10) has picked up five straight wins, including three inside the Octagon, to position himself as a title-contender. That includes a May finish of Travis Browne and a knockout of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
Mir (18-9) has had a similar career resurgence, knocking out Todd Duffee in just 1:13 this past July. He also finished Silva in February.
Below is the current lineup:
UFC Flyweight Championship
Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. John Dodson
Heavyweight: Frank Mir vs. Andrei Arlovski
Female Strawweight: Paige VanZant vs. Alex Chambers
Light Heavyweight: Anthony Johnson vs. Jimi Manuwa
Bantamweight: Francisco Rivera vs. John Lineker
Lightweight: Joaquim Silva vs. Nazareno Malegarie
Light Heavyweight: Jan Blachowicz vs. Corey Anderson