A welterweight bout between former The Ultimate Fighter participants Neil Magny and Sergio Moraes has been added to the building UFC 163 fight card set for Aug. 3 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
UFC officials announced the match-up on Tuesday.
He advanced to the semifinals of the show before being knocked out by Mike Ricci. Magny made his official promotional debut at UFC 157 on Feb. 23, winning a unanimous decision against Jon Manley.
Moraes (7-2) appeared on the debut season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil. He advanced to the semifinal round of the tournament before being knocked out by Daniel Sarafian.
The Brazilian is returning from knee surgery following an ACL injury in his last fight, a submission win over Renee Forte at UFC 153 in October of 2012.
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