According to MMAWeekly, Alan Blecher will take on Ricardo Almeida February 2 at UFC 81 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Belcher is coming off a two fight wining streak over Kalib Starnes and Sean Salmon.
Ricardo “Cachorroa” Almeida (8-2) returns to the cage after a three year layoff. He holds notable wins over Ryo Chonan and Nate Marquardt.
The Renzo Gracie fighter returns to the UFC for the first time since his loss to Andrei Semenov at UFC 35 in 2002.