The UFC has added another fight to its Fight Night card April 15 at the Sprint Center.
Roy “Big Country” Nelson is scheduled to meet Russia’s Alexander “Drago” Volkov in a heavyweight bout, the mixed martial arts promotions company announced Tuesday.
The event will be broadcast live on Fox.
Nelson, 22-13 as a professional fighter, has earned four knockouts of the night in UFC fights.
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Volkov is 27-6 and currently ranked the No. 11 challenger in the heavyweight division.
Fight Night Kansas City will feature as main event flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson against Wilson Reis in a five-round title fight for Johnson’s belt.
Johnson (25-2-1 as a professional), is currently ranked the best pound-for-pound fighter in the UFC.
A strawweight bout between Michelle Waterson (14-4) and Rose Namajunas (6-3) is the night’s co-main event.