Gabriel Gonzaga will be the welcoming party for Geronimo dos Santos at UFC 153, as the heavyweights are set to square off. The event takes place October 13 from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Gonzaga (13-6) returned to the UFC earlier this year with a victory Ednaldo Oliveira. He is 8-5 in his UFC career.
The Brazilian news outlet Tatame first confirmed the fight.
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