The promotion announced the new matchup on Wednesday evening. UFC
Fight Night 110 takes place at Vector Arena in Auckland, New
Zealand, on June 10, and is headlined by a heavyweight showdown
between Mark Hunt and
Elliott went 2-4 during his initial UFC stint but returned to the
promotion after winning Season 24 of “The Ultimate Fighter.” That
performance earned him a flyweight title shot against Demetrious
Johnson, and Elliott acquitted himself nicely but ultimately
lost a unanimous verdict to “Mighty Mouse” at the “TUF 24” finale.
The 30-year-old Missouri native rebounded at UFC on Fox 24,
Smolka via unanimous decision on April 15.
Nguyen, meanwhile, has been victorious in three of his four Octagon
appearances. The Integrated MMA product last appeared at UFC Fight
Night 101, where he earned a unanimous decision triumph over