JarjisDanho will meet DmitryPoberezhets in a heavyweight contest at UFC 211 in Dallas.
The Las Vegas-based promotion announced the pairing on Thursday.UFC 211 takes place at American Airlines Arena on May 13 andfeatures a heavyweight title showdown between StipeMiocic and Junior dosSantos .
The 33-year-old Danho is still looking for his first UFC triumphafter two Octagon appearances. “Man Mountain” dropped a technicaldecision to DanielOmielanczuk in his debut at UFC Fight Night 84 before battlingChristian Columbo to a majority draw in his second outing at UFCFight Night 93 on Sept. 3.
Poberezhets enters his promotional debut with a 24-5 career record.The 31-year-old Ukraine native has finished 14 wins by KO/TKO andfive via submission. He is unbeaten in his last 15 bouts.