Erick Silva, Nate Loughran Added To UFC FN 36

Erick Silva, Nate Loughran Added To UFC FN 36

Welterweights Erick Silva and Nate Loughran will meet at UFC Fight Night 36, officials announced on Tuesday.

The event takes place February 15 from Brazil with Lyoto Machida taking on Gegard Mousasi in the main event.

Silva (15-4) is an even 3-3 after six UFC fights, including a recent loss to Dong Hyun Kim.

Loughran (11-1) defeated Johnny Rees and lost to Tim Credeur back in 2008 before leaving the UFC. He did not fight again until 2012, returning with a split decision win over Jaime Jara.

Loughran also topped Kito Andrews via decision last month.