UFC 164 will take place in Milwaukee,Wisconsin on August 31st. And with a card that already has Chad “Money” Mendes vs. Clay “The Carpenter” Guida and Ben Rothwell vs. Brandon Vera. The card continues to add another exciting bout that will feature a battle of two featherweights Dustin Poirier vs. Erik Koch.
Dustin Poirier is coming back to the octagon in hopes to get back on a winning ways after his February loss to Cub Swanson. Dustin Poirier was on the right track coming over from the WEC in 2011 and bringing a start of a winning streak to the UFC with him he went on a 5-0 run and right on the edge of a title shot but was derailed with a loss to Chan Sung-Jung on UFC on Fuel TV.
Erik Koch is also looking to get back on a winning ways trying to avenge his loss to Ricardo Lamas in January with a win against Dustin Poirier in August.