A pair of featherweights looking to move up the ladder will collide in London, as Cub Swanson squares off with Dennis Siver at UFC On Fuel TV: Barao Vs. McDonald. Officials announced the bout for the co-main event slot at the February 16 card.

Swanson (18-5) has gone 3-1 since joining the UFC out of the WEC. He has topped Charles Oliveira, Ross Pearson and George Roop, including two Knockout of the Night bonuses.

Siver (21-8) is 10-5 in his UFC career, but has won six of his last seven and 10 of his previous 12 fights overall. Since moving to featherweight, the German has downed Nam Phan and Diego Nunes.

UFC on Fuel TV: Barao vs. McDonald will feature a main event between interim UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao and Michael McDonald. The event takes place from inside Wembley Arena.

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