Bibiano Fernandes Signs with the UFC & Set To Make Debut At UFC 149 | UFC News

June 4, 2012 1:56 pm by bjpenn.com staff 9 Comments

By Jamie McAllister
The UFC has signed another top ten Bantamweight.

Former Dream champion Bibiano Fernandes has joined the promotion and is set to make his debut at UFC 149. In his debut he is set to face Ultimate Fighter alum Roland Delorme.

Fernandes is currently on a three fight win streak most recently defeating Antonio Banuelos via TKO on December 31, 2011. In his career he is (11-3) and has defeated former Bellator Featherweight Champion Joe Warren as well as having previously faced Urijah Faber & Norifumi Yamamoto.

His opponent Delorme is currently (2-0) inside the octagon Delorme defeated Josh Ferguson at the Ultimate Fighter season 14 finale show before putting away Nick Denis at UFC on Fox 3 in May.

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