Bantamweights Sean O’Malley and Louis Smolka have reached a verbal agreement to fight at UFC 264 in July, Fight Game Media and MMA Junkie reported.
Their bout would be part of the undercard to the Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier main event in Las Vegas on July 10.
O’Malley (13-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) is coming off a knockout of Thomas Almeida at UFC 260 and Smolka (17-7 MMA, 8-7 UFC) recorded a TKO over Jose Quinonez at UFC Fight Night in December.
UFC 264 lineup
- Poirier vs. McGregor
- Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson
- Jessica Eye vs. Jennifer Maia
- Ryan Hall vs. Ilia Topuria
- Omari Akhmedov vs. Brad Tavares
- Jerome Rivera vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov
- Greg Hardy vs. Tai Tuivasa
- Dricus Du Plessis vs. Trevin Giles
- O’Malley vs. Smolka
–Field Level Media