A lightweight showdown between James Vick and Marco Polo Reyes is official for UFC 211.
Promotion officials recently confirmed the pairing. UFC 211 takes place at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas on May 13 and is headlined by a heavyweight title tilt between Stipe Miocic and Junior dos Santos.
Vick, 30, has compiled a 6-1 mark in the Octagon. In his last outing, “The Texecutioner” submitted Abel Trujillo with a brabo choke 49 seconds into the third round at UFC Fight Night 104. Vick is 10-1 as a professional overall.
Reyes, meanwhile, has posted victories over Jason Novelli, Dong Hyun Kim and Cesar Arzamendia in his first three promotional appearances. The 32-year-old Mexican fighter owns a 7-3 career mark, with six triumphs coming inside the distance.