Matt Brown vs. Tim Means added to UFC 189
UFC 189 continues to grow with the announcement of a welterweight fight between Matt Brown (19-13 MMA, 12-7 UFC) and Tim Means (24-6-1 MMA, 6-3 UFC). The fight was announced during America’s Pregame on Fox Sports 1.
UFC 189 takes place July 11 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.
With the addition, UFC 189 now includes:
Champ Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor – for featherweight title
Champ Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald – for welterweight title
Dennis Bermudez vs. Jeremy Stephens
John Hathaway vs. Gunnar Nelson
Brandon Thatch vs. John Howard
Alex Garcia vs. Mike Swick
Matt Brown vs. Tim Means
Henry Briones vs. Cody Garbrandt
Douglas Lima Vs Andrey Koreshkov @ Bellator 140
Lima will put his belt on the line against Andrey Koreshkov in the five-round main event of Bellator 140, the organization announced on Monday. The newly announced show takes place July 17 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.
No other matchups have been announced for Bellator 140, though it appears the company plans to load the event with more 170-pounders.