Brown vs Pichel added to UFC Fight Night 110: Lewis vs Hunt.
UFC Auckland: Lewis vs Hunt is held on Sunday June 11 at Vector Arena in Auckland. The organization has formally announced five bouts earlier this week. The Brown vs Pichel lightweight encounter is the sixth revealed contest on the card.
Damien Brown (17-9-0) is the following Australian fighter partaking in UFC Fight Night in Auckland. His latest bout was against Jom Tuck last November in Melbourne where he took a split decision. Earlier the same year, he stopped Cesar Arzamendia in Atlanta in July as well as faced a defeated against Alan Patrick in Brisbane in March.
Vinc Pichel (9-1-0) is an American Mixed Martial Artist who faces off Brown in the first fight in three years. His latest mout was in 2014 in Las Vegas where he earned a unanimois decision against Anthony Njokuani. In January the same year he similarly defeated Garett Whiteley in Atlanta. In 2012 Pichel suffered the first round stoppage against Rustam Khabilov at Tuff 16 Finale.
With the addition, to date UFC Auckland fight card looks as the following. On the top of the bill Mark Hunt (12-11-1, 1 NC) squares off with Derrick Lewis (18-4-0, 1 NC). Dan Kelly (13-1-0) battles out against Derek Brunson (16-5-0). Ben Nguyen (16-6-0) takes on Joseph Benavidez (25-4-0). As well, Ashkan Mokhtarian (13-1-0) goes up against John Moraga (16-6-0). Dan Hooker (14-7-0) faces off Ross Pearson (21-13-0, 1NC) and Damien Brown (17-9-0) meets Vinc Pichel (9-1-0).