Holbrook is coming off a split-decision win over lightweight prospect Jake Matthews back in November at UFC Fight Night 101. Prior to that, the 31-year-old fighter suffered his first professional defeat, losing to Joaquim Silva via first-round technical knockout. Holbrook is 12-1 as a professional fighter and 2-1 in the UFC.
Gillespie is undefeated in his MMA career with a record of 8-0. ‘The Gift’ made his UFC debut last September at UFC Fight Night 95, defeating Glaico Franca via unanimous decision.