Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will try to stop the rapid climb by Francis Ngannou when they square off this September at UFC 215.

Set for September 9 from Rogers Place in Edmonton, the card will mark the first time the UFC has appeared in Edmonton after putting on a previous show in 2012 in Alberta.

Dos Santos was stopped by Stipe Miocic in his quest to become the UFC heavyweight champion again earlier this year, while Ngannou is unbeaten in five Octagon appearances.

Also, Ilir Latifi faces Tyson Pedro in a light heavyweight contest.

Below is the current fight card:

Heavyweight: Junior dos Santos vs. Francis Ngannou

Light Heavyweight: Ilir Latifi vs. Tyson Pedro

Featherweight: Gavin Tucker vs. Rick Glenn

Flyweight: Henry Cejudo vs. Wilson Reis

Female Bantamweight: Ashlee Evans-Smith vs. Sarah Moras

Heavyweight: Arjan Bhullar vs. Luis Henrique