Officials continue to seek and re-schedule bouts from the canceled UFC 176 card, as UFC Fight Night 49 has gained a pair of new fights.
Beneil Dariush will meet Tony Martin and James Vick takes on Walmir Lazaro from the BOK Center in Tulsa on August 23. The event features a main event between Benson Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos.
Dariush (7-1) earned a submission victory over Charlie Brenneman in his debut with the UFC, following that up with a first round finish of Ramsey Nijem. Martin (8-1) suffered his first loss earlier this year at hands of Rashid Magomedov via decision.
Vick (5-0) also defeated Nijem, earning a first round submission win last year in his first fight with the promotion, while Lazaro (12-2) carries an 11-fight win streak into his Octagon debut.
Below is the current lineup:
Lightweight: Benson Henderson vs. Rafael dos Anjos
Flyweight: Wilson Reis vs. Tim Elliott
Welterweight: Brandon Thatch vs. Jordan Mein
Featherweight: Tom Niinimaki vs. Chas Skelly
Featherweight: Max Holloway vs. Mirsad Bektic
Bantamweight: Aaron Phillips vs. Matt Hobar
Welterweight: Demian Maia vs. Mike Pyle
Middleweight: Thales Leites vs. Francis Carmont
Welterweight: Neil Magny vs. Alex Garcia
Lightweight: James Vick vs. Walmir Lazaro
Lightweight: Beneil Dariush vs. Tony Martin
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