UFC Fight Night 134 takes place at Barclaycard Arena and is headlined by a 205-pound clash between Mauricio Rua and Anthony Smith. The card will air in its entirety on Fox Sports 1.
Anderson, 28, halted a two-bout skid in his most recent outing when he outpointed Patrick Cummins at UFC Fight Night 128 on April 21. “Overtime” is 7-4 during his promotional tenure and 10-4 as a professional overall.
Teixeira, a former light heavyweight title challenger, is coming off a first-round TKO win over Misha Cirkunov at UFC on Fox 26 in December.
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