Krause confirmed the pairing on Instagram following an initial
Combate. UFC Fight Night 135 takes place at the Pinnacle Bank
Arena in Lincoln, Neb., on Aug. 25 and is headlined by a
lightweight scrap between Justin
Gaethje and James Vick.
The card airs on Fox Sports 1 following early prelims on UFC Fight
Krause has won his last four promotional outings, including a
three-round verdict over Alex White at
UFC Fight Night 124 on Jan. 14. The 32-year-old is 6-4 in the UFC
and 25-7 as a professional overall.
Alves, meanwhile, has rebounded from an 0-2 skid in 2016 to post
consecutive triumphs over Salim
Touahri and Sultan
Aliev in his last two UFC appearances. The 27-year-old
Brazilian is 6-2 in the UFC and 12-2 overall.