A bantamweight clash between Felipe Arantes and Jerrod Sanders is official for UFC Fight Night 90 on July 7, the promotion announced recently.
Arantes (17-7-1, 2 NC) successfully debuted as a bantamweight last August, tapping veteran Yves Jabouin in the first round. "Sertanejo", who won a post-fight bonus for his performance that night, went 3-3-1 as a featherweight under the UFC banner.
Sanders (15-3) scored his first UFC win in July, defeating Russell Doane via unanimous decision. In his previous fights inside the Octagon, Sanders lost to Yosdenis Cedeno and Pedro Munhoz by stoppage.
UFC Fight Night 90 takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and airs live on Fight Pass. In the main event, lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos defends his title against Eddie Alvarez.
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Mike Pyle vs. Alberto Mina
Alvaro Herrera vs. Vicente Luque
Gilbert Burns vs. Lukasz Sajewski
Reginaldo Vieira vs. Marco Beltran
Russell Doane vs. Pedro Munhoz
Felipe Arantes vs. Jerrod Sanders