clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Varner vs. Tibau, Krauss vs. Lim added to UFC 164 fight card

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC 164 fight card is filling up fast.

A lightweight fight between Jamie Varner and Gleison Tibau has been added to the upcoming event on Aug. 31 in Milwaukee. A welterweight fight between Pascal Krauss and Hyun Gyu Lim, which was first reported by MMA Kanvas, has also been confirmed by UFC officials.

Varner (21-7-1 with 2 no-contests) has won two of his three fights in his UFC return, including a split-decision win over Melvin Guillard at UFC 155 on Dec. 29, 2012. Tibau (27-9) has won three of his past five UFC fights, including a submission win over John Cholish at UFC on FX 8.

Krauss (11-1), who has won two of his past three UFC fights, earned a unanimous decision win in his last trip to the Octagon over Mike Stumpf at UFC on FOX 6. Lim (11-3-1) won his UFC debut with a second-round TKO of Marcelo Guimares at UFC on FUEL TV 8 this past March.

The UFC 164 fight card looks like this so far:

Benson Henderson vs. T.J. Grant
Frank Mir vs. Josh Barnett
Chad Mendes vs. Clay Guida
Erik Koch vs. Dustin Poirier
Ben Rothwell vs. Brandon Vera
Jamie Varner vs. Gleison Tibau
Chico Camus vs. Kyung Ho Kang
Soa Palelei vs. Nikita Krylov
Louis Gaudinot vs. Tim Elliott
Derek Brunson vs. Yoel Romero
Jared Hamman vs. Magnus Cedenblad
Pascal Krauss vs. Hyun Gyu Lim

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for the MMA Fighting Daily Roundup newsletter!

A daily roundup of all your fighting news from MMA Fighting