The Las Vegas-based promotion confirmed the pairing on Wednesday.
UFC Fight Night 164 takes place at Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao
Paulo, Brazil, on Nov. 16 and is headlined by a light heavyweight
contest between Jan
Blachowicz and Ronaldo
Alves has been victorious in three of his last four promotional
appearances. The 28-year-old X-Gym product is coming off a
third-round knockout triumph over Sergio
Moraes at UFC 237 on May 11. Alves is 7-3 during his UFC tenure
and 13-3 as a professional overall.
Brown, meanwhile, kicked off his 2019 campaign with a third-round
TKO of Bryan
Barberena at UFC Fight Night 154 on June 22. “Rude Boy” is 5-3
in the Octagon and 11-3 over the course of a pro career that began