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Sean Brady will clash with Ismail Naurdiev at UFC Norfolk

Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

Two promising welterweights are set to clash at UFC Norfolk.

Sean Brady puts his unbeaten record (11-0) on the line when he faces Ismail Naurdiev at UFC Norfolk on Feb. 29 in Norfolk, Va., the UFC announced on Friday.

Brady made his UFC debut this past October at UFC on ESPN 6, defeating Court McGee via unanimous decision.

Naurdiev (19-3) won two of his three UFC fights this past year. He got past Michel Prazeres and Siyar Bahadurzada via unanimous decision, but fell to Chance Rencountre.

in the main event, Joseph Benavidez squares off against Deiveson Figueiredo for the vacant flyweight title.

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