UFC has announced Filipino featherweight Rolando DY (8-4-1) will make his debut at UFC Fight Night Singapore on June 17.
One of the most highly-rated MMA stars in the Philippines and Southeast Asia, Dy will take on veteran featherweight Alex Caceres (12-10) in place of Wang Guan who is unable to compete due to injury.
Dy will join a list of six other Asian fighters, including Dong Hyun Kim, former champion Takanori Gomi and rising Japanese MMA superstar Ulka Sasaki.
Headlining the 17 June card is former bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-3), who will face aggressive Brazilian striker Bethe Correia (10-2-1) in a five-round bantamweight showdown.
The updated fight card is as follows:
· Holly Holm vs. Bethe Correia
· Andrei Arlovski vs. Marcin Tybura
· Dong Hyun Kim vs. Colby Covington
· Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Tarec Saffiedine
· Takanori Gomi vs. Jon Tuck
· Cyril Asker vs. Walt Harris
· Ulka Sasaki vs. Justin Scoggins
· Kwan Ho Kwak vs. Russell Doane
· Naoki Inoue vs. Carls John De Tomas
· Li Jing Liang vs. Jonathan Meunier
· Rolando Dy vs. Alex Caceres