The Las Vegas-based promotion recently announced the welterweight
bout along with a bantamweight clash pitting Andre Ewell
dos Santos. UFC Fight Night 154 takes place at Bon Secours
Wellness Arena in Greenville, S.C. and streams on ESPN+ following
prelims on ESPN2. A headliner has not been announced for the
Barberena is coming of a thrilling third-round TKO loss to Vicente
Luque that garnered “Fight of the Night” honors at UFC on ESPN
1. The 29-year-old MMA Lab product has alternated wins and losses
in his last six Octagon appearances.
Brown, meanwhile, competed just once in 2018, suffering a
second-round knockout loss to Niko Price at
UFC Fight Night 133. The Ring of Combat veteran is 4-3 during his
tenure with the UFC and 10-3 as a professional overall.