Bader set to battle Teixeira on May 25th
The UFC announced the fight yesterday.
UFC 160 takes place May 25 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Teixeira is slowly creeping his way up the UFC's light heavyweight ladder after slugging it out with Quinton "Rampage" Jackson at UFC on FOX 6 in a unanimous decision victory. Overall he is 3-0 in the promotion, while also riding an 18-fight win streak.
Bader is coming off his 50-second victory over Vladmir Matyushenko at the same event, where he also picked up the record for fastest submission in the history of the UFC's light heavyweight division. He is also climbing his way back into title contention, while winning 3 of his last 4.
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