Charles Oliveira and UFC debutant Eric Wisely have both dropped to featherweight ahead of a slated bout with each other at UFC on FOX 2, according to MMAJunkie.com.
Oliveira (14-2) has endured recent losses to Jim Miller and Donald Cerrone and a no-contest with Nik Lentz.
Wisely (19-6), 4-1 over his past five fights, has earned notable wins over the likes of Hermes Franca, Matt Veach and Lance Wipf.
The event takes place January 28, emanating from the United Center in Chicago, IL. Oliveira vs. Wisely, is expected to be part of a preliminary card FX or FUEL TV.
The latest UFC on FOX 2 card includes:
- Phil Davis vs. Rashad Evans
- Mark Munoz vs. Chael Sonnen
- Evan Dunham vs. Paul Sass*
- Charles Oliveira vs. Eric Wisely*
- Michael Johnson vs. Cody McKenzie*
- Jon Olav Einemo vs. Mike Russow*