UFC 225 has gained a Heavyweight contest pitting former Heavyweight Champion Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski & and rising prospect Tai “Bam Bam” Tuivasa.
UFC 225 is scheduled for June 9 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois, headlined by Yoel Romero challenging Robert Whittaker for the UFC Middleweight Title.
Arlovski (27-15), is coming off consecutive decisions wins over Junior Albini & Stefan Struve. After several years of training at JacksonWink MMA, Arlovski has spent the last few camps at American Top Team.
Tuivasa (7-0) has all his wins by knockout including his two wins inside the octagon over Rashad Coulter & Cyril Asker. The Australian also had an unforgettable moment after his UFC 221 victory drinking a beer from a fans sneaker.