Undefeated middleweight Kyle Daukaus (9-0) will make his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night as a short notice replacement for Ian Heinisch.
The 2019 Contender Series alumnus is set to take on Brendan “All In” Allen (14-3). Daukaus won all but one of his professional fights by submission and signed with the UFC as the Cage Fury FC middleweight champion.
A competitor on the 2019 Contender Series as well, Allen was awarded a UFC contract after beating Canadian Aaron Jeffery via first-round submission. The 24-year-old was successful in his first two outings in the UFC, beating Kevin Holland and Tom Breese.
Throughout his professional career Allen’s only losses have been to fighters he met coming up on the regional scene who are now in the UFC; Eryk Anders, Trevin Giles and Anthony Hernandez.
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker will take place on June 27 inside the UFC Apex.