Former UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley is expected to face Vicente Luque at UFC’s March 27th pay-per-view event. The matchup was first reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN.
Should the fight be finalized, it will take place at UFC 260, which does not have a confirmed location at the moment.
Woodley will be competing in his first three-round fight since 2015 before he claimed his first UFC title.
Luque will return after a successful 2020. Luque earned two wins in the year, defeating Niko Price and Randy Brown.
UFC 260 is expected to have two championship fights in the lineup. Here is how the show looks currently.
Bout 7: Alexander Volkanovski (22-1) vs. Brian Ortega (15-1) (UFC Featherweight Championship)
Bout 6: Stipe Miocic (20-3) vs. Francis Ngannou (15-3) (UFC Heavyweight Championship)
Bout 5: Johnny Walker (18-5) vs. Jimmy Crute (12-1) (Light Heavyweight)
Bout 4: Modestas Bukauskas (11-3) vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk (14-4) (Light Heavyweight)
Bout 3: Randa Markos (10-10-1) vs. Luana Pinheiro (8-1) (Strawweight)
Bout 2: Jessica Penne (12-5) vs. Hannah Goldy (5-1) (Strawweight)
Bout 1: Tyron Woodley (19-6-1) vs. Vicente Luque (19-7-1) (Welterweight)