Undefeated British talent Lerone Murphy will return on January 20th when he fights Douglas Silva de Andrade on a UFC card. Steven Marrocco and Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting were the first to report the story.
The fight is the first to be booked for the January 20th date, which lands on a Wednesday. A location for the even is not known currently.
Murphy picked up his first UFC win in July, defeating Ricardo Ramos in the first round with strikes. His previous fight went to a draw on the scorecards against Zubaira Tukhugov in 2019.
The fight will be Andrade’s return to the cage after just over a year of an absence. His last fight was a decision win over Renan Barao in November of 2019.