The Las Vegas-based promotion recently confirmed the booking. UFC
Fight Night 123 takes place at the Save Mart Center in Fresno,
Calif., on Dec. 9 and is headlined by a featherweight tilt between
Swanson and Brian
Ortega. The evening’s main card airs on Fox Sports 1.
Saenz enters the bout on a three-fight losing streak after falling
Wineland and Augusto
Mendes in succession. The 37-year-old Phoenix resident began
his promotional tenure with three consecutive triumphs. He owns an
11-5 career mark.
Dvalishvili will be making his UFC debut. The Serra-Longo Fight
Team representative has competed for organizations such as Ring of
Combat, CES MMA and Cage Fury Fighting Championships while
compiling a 7-2 record. He last competed at ROC 59, knocking out
Stots with a spinning back fist 15 seconds into the opening
stanza of their June 2 encounter.