Alberto Mina vs. Ramazan Emeev added to UFC 224

UFC welterweight Alberto Mina

Welterweights Alberto Mina and Ramazan Emeev are set to face off at UFC 224. The Promotion has announced the fight as addition to the upcoming UFC 224 card. The event takes place May 12 at the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Mina joined the UFC in 2014, and he has gone undefeated in the promotion. In his debut, he scored a first-round knockout over Shinsho Anzai at UFC Fight Night 48. He returned and upset Yoshihiro Akiyama on the main card of UFC Fight Night 79. In his last fight, Mina stopped veteran Mike Pyle at UFC Fight Night 90. His professional record currently stands at 13-0.

Prior to joining the UFC, Emeev fought extensively in his native Russia with a majority of those bouts coming under the M-1 banner. In his UFC debut, he took home a decision victory over Sam Alvey on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 118. In his pre-UFC career, he knocked off a number of veteran fighters including Luigi Fioravanti, Maiquel Falcao, Vyacheslav Vasilevsky.

The UFC has not announced the main event of UFC 224. The main card will air live on pay per view in the U.S.