Nover to fight in Philippines event

The UFC is making its debut in the Philippines on May 16, with SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay hosting the festivities.

Nover will face Yui Chul Nam in the event.

Nam has rattled off five straight wins, with his last coming in a split decision victory over Kazuki Tokudome in his UFC debut.

Here is the card’s current line-up:
Yao Zuikui vs. Nolan Ticman
Phillipe Nover vs. Yui Chul Nam
Van Tae Hyun vs. John Tuck
Jean Ripen vs. Cajun Johnson
Roldan San Chang vs. John Delos Reyes
Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Edgar