Promotion officials recently announced the contest. UFC Norfolk
takes place at Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Va., on Feb. 29 and is
headlined by a bout between Joseph
Benavidez and Deiveson
Figueiredo for the vacant flyweight crown.
Brady improved his career record to 11-0 with a unanimous verdict
over Court McGee
at UFC on ESPN 6 on Oct. 18. The 27-year-old Renzo Gracie
Philly representative has earned nine of his 11 career triumphs
while competing under the Cage Fury Fighting Championships
Austria’s Naurdiev has been victorious in two of his three Octagon
appearances, including a three-round verdict over Siyar
Bahadurzada in his last outing at UFC Fight Night 160 on Sept.
28. “The Austrian Wonderboy” owns a 19-3 pro record and has
finished all but three of his victories inside the distance.