Kyle Noke announced on his Facebook page that he’s dropping to welterweight and that he’ll be facing Charlie Brenneman at UFC 151 next month. Noke has lost two fights in a row at middleweight to Andrew Craig and Ed Herman and will look for a fresh start in the welterweight division.
Brenneman has lost two of his last three fights, most recently a first-round submission loss to Erick Silva at UFC on FX 3. He is 15-4 overall and 4-3 inside the Octagon.
UFC 151 takes place September 1st at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada and is headlined by a UFC light heavyweight title bout between champion Jon Jones and Dan Henderson.