A welterweight title fight between reigning champion Robbie Lawler and Tyron Woodley has officially been booked for the main event of UFC 201 in Atlanta.

The news was cofirmed by the UFC on Tuesday afternoon after an initial report earlier this month.

Lawler (27-10) most recently defended his 170-pound title with a hard fought decision win over Carlos Condit at UFC 195 in January. Both men earned Fight of Night while finding themselves on the shortlist for Fight of the Year.

Prior to this win, “Ruthless” finished Rory MacDonald early in the fifth round of violent co-main event title fight at UFC 189. Both men were awarded Fight of the Night for their efforts, while earning several Fight of the Year awards from pundits.

Woodley (14-3), a two-time NCAA Division I All-American out the University of Missouri, has not been seen inside the Octagon since earning a split decision over Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 183 in January 2015. He was expected to return against former champion Johny Hendricks at UFC 192 before a weight cutting fiasco forced Hendricks out of the bout.

UFC 201 is currently slated to go down on July 30 at Phillips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.

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