Warlley Alves will make his return to action on January 16th, facing Christian Aguilera on a UFC card. The fight was first reported by Guilherme Cruz and Mike Heck of MMA Fighting.
The location of the event is not known at the moment.
Alves returns to the cage after somewhat of an absence, as he last competed in November of 2019. His last fight was a loss, where Alves was stopped in the second round by Randy Brown.
Having fought in the UFC since 2014, Alves has a promotional record of seven wins and four losses.
Still in his rookie year in the UFC, Aguilera has one win and one loss in the promotion. He won his UFC debut in June, defeating Anthony Ivy in under a minute with punches.
Aguilera lost in his next appearance, getting caught in a guillotine choke by undefeated fighter Sean Brady.
Featherweights Max Holloway and Calvin Kattar are currently scheduled to main event the card. Here are all of the reported bouts currently.
Bout 11: Max Holloway (21-6) vs. Calvin Kattar (22-4) (Featherweight)
Bout 10: Ricky Simon (16-3) vs. Brian Kelleher (22-11) (Bantamweight)
Bout 9: Justin Tafa (4-1) vs. Carlos Felipe (9-1) (Heavyweight)
Bout 8: Tim Elliott (16-11-1) vs. Jordan Espinosa (15-8) (Flyweight)
Bout 7: Santiago Ponzinibbio (27-3) vs. Muslim Salikhov (17-2) (Welterweight)
Bout 6: Jacob Kilburn (8-3) vs. Austin Lingo (7-1) (Featherweight)
Bout 5: Sarah Moras (6-6) vs. Vanessa Melo (10-8) (Bantamweight)
Bout 4: Rodolfo Vieira (7-0) vs. Anthony Hernandez (7-2) (Middleweight)
Bout 3: Julianna Pena (9-4) vs. Sara McMann (12-5) (Bantamweight)
Bout 2: Bethe Correia (11-5-1) vs. Wu Yanan (11-3) (Bantamweight)
Bout 1: Warlley Alves (13-4) vs. Christian Aguilera (14-7) (Welterweight)