Jose Alberto Quinonez will square off against Diego Rivas at UFC Fight Night 114 in Mexico City on Aug. 5.
Promotion officials recently confirmed the bantamweight pairing. UFC Fight Night 114 takes at Mexico City Arena and is headlined by a flyweight showdown between Sergio Pettis and Brandon Moreno. The evening’s main card will air on Fox Sports 1.
After losing his Octagon debut, Quinonez enters the matchup with Rivas on a two-fight winning streak. In his lone appearance of 2016, “El Teco” garnered a unanimous decision triumph against Joey Gomez at UFC Fight Night 94.
Rivas is undefeated in seven professional outings and is coming off a flying knee knockout of Noad Lahat at UFC Fight Night 82 in February 2016. The 25-year-old Chile native debuted in the Octagon with a three-round verdict over Rodolfo Rubio at UFC Fight Night 56.