The UFC wasted no time to get Ryan Bader (17-4) and Ovince St. Preux (16-5) back in the cage. They have both agreed to collide at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 47 event on Aug. 16, 2014, inside the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine, on FOX Sports 1.
Both fighters were in action this past weekend at UFC 174 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Ryan Bader defeated the former Strikeforce champ Rafael Cavalcante via unanimous decision. The former collegiate wrestler improved his UFC record to 10-4.
Preux was able to pull off an impressive win in a second round submission leaving Ryan Jimmo with a broken arm, improving his record to 4-0 in the UFC his 13th win in his past 14 fights.