Since the UFC has decided to produce 50+ events in 2014, there is a remarkable amount of fighter signings and new match-ups being set up throughout any given week. Many of these new signings are for match-ups that take place on the undercard, or on the Fight Pass portion of a PPV, so we are going to continue with a new weekly (or bi-weekly if needed) series of articles where we take a brief look at each and every bout booked by the promotion in one place.
After Tom Lawlor withdrew from his scheduled match-up against Ilir Latifi, the UFC struggled to find a short notice light-heavyweight for the July 19 event. The slot has now been filled, as Chris Dempsey officially signed with the organization and will face Latifi on short notice.
UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux
Alan Jouban, the latest RFA product to sign with the UFC, will make his debut against Seth Baczynski at UFC Fight Night 47 on August 16.
UFC on FOX 12: Lawler vs. Brown
A strawweight fight between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Juliana Carneiro Lima has been added to the anticipated UFC on FOX 12 lineup on July 26.