The former Mexican champion heavyweight Cain Velasquez (9-1), and Frank Mir (16-5) will meet in UFC 146 in Las Vegas on the same card as the monarch estelarizarán Division Junior Dos Santos and Alistair Overeem .
The winner between Velasquez and Mir will be able to be measured by the title against the winner resulting in the main event.
In addition to these clashes, Roy Nelson and Antonio Silva will face off on the same card on May 26 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Cain Velasquez will fight for the first time after the defeat suffered against Junior Dos Santos on 12 November in which he also lost the heavyweight belt.
Meanwhile, Frank Mir has seen his career resurgence with three major wins (Mirko Cro Cop, Roy Nelson and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira).
So far, the UFC 146 card on May 26 in Las Vegas is as follows:
Junior Dos Santos vs Alistair Overeem for the heavyweight title
Frank Mir vs. Cain Velasquez
Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham
Antonio Silva vs. Roy Nelson
Dan Hardy vs. Duane "Bang" Ludwig
Vs. Diego Brandao. Darren Elkins
CB Dollaway vs. Jason "Mayhem" Miller
Shane Del Rosario vs.. Gabriel Gonzaga
Kyle Kingsbury vs.. Glover Teixeira
Paul Sass vs.. Jacob Volkmann