Gustafsson vs. Oezdemir Announced For UFC 227

Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

UFC has announced that Alexander Gustafsson will take on Volkan Oezdemir at UFC 227 on Aug. 4 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

The long-awaited bout will bolster a card that is headlined by a bantamweight title rematch between champion T.J. Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt.