A middleweight bout is in the works for the UFC’s first October event.
The promotion is targeting a fight between Dequan Townsend and Dusko Todorovic for Oct. 3 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
People with knowledge of the matchup recently informed MMA Junkie of the targeted booking but asked to remain anonymous since the promotion has yet to make an official announcement.
With the addition, the Oct. 3 lineup includes:
Irene Aldana vs. Holly Holm
Germaine de Randamie vs. Julianna Pena
Carlos Condit vs. Court McGee
Loma Lookboonmee vs. Jinh Yu Frey
Yorgan De Castro vs. Carlos Felipe
Heili Alateng vs. Casey Kenney
Tom Breese vs. Roman Kopylov
Kyler Phillips vs. TBA
Jessin Ayari vs. Luigi Vendramini
Nassourdine Imavov vs. Jordan Williams
Dusko Todorovic vs. Dequan Townsend