Frankie Edgar/Cub Swanson & Edson Barboza/Bobby Green in Texas

A featherweight face off pinning Frankie Edgar against Cub Swanson along with a lightweight slugfest between Edson Barboza and Bobby Green were announced for the UFC Fight Night 57 event set for November 22nd in Austin, Texas.

The news was revealed by the UFC, at this time it is thought verbal agreements are in place for all fighters.

Edgar fights for the first time since a July shellacking of future UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn. Swanson was is hoping to get the next shot at the UFC’s 145-pound belt after winning six-straight UFC fights over Jeremy Stephens, Dennis Siver, Dustin Poirier, Charles Oliveira, Ross Pearson and George Roop.

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