UFC officials have confirmed that a featherweight bout between former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and Charles Oliveira has been signed for UFC 162 in July. Edgar is coming off of back to back losses for both the lightweight championship and the featherweight championship. Oliveira was riding a 3 fight win streak, but is now coming off of a KO loss to Cub Swanson.
UFC 162: Silva Vs Weidman takes places July 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event will feature reigning Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva’s 11th title defense against challenger Chris Weidman.