Gamrot’s fight with Tsarukyan has been promoted to the main event of UFC Fight Night on June 25, which takes place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. A person with knowledge of the matchup confirmed the news to MMA Junkie after an initial report by Eurosport NL.
Gamrot (20-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) has finished three straight opponents since suffering his first-career loss to Guram Kutateladze in his UFC debut in October 2020. The former two-division KSW champ is coming off a second-round TKO of Diego Ferreira this past December.
His American Top Team teammate Tsarukyan (18-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) has also been on a roll after dropping his promotional debut to Islam Makhachev. The 25-year-old has won five in a row and most recently scored back-to-back finishes of Christos Giagos and Joel Alvarez.
The UFC’s June 25 lineup currently includes:
Arman Tsarukyan vs. Mateusz Gamrot
Amir Albazi vs. Tim Elliott
Vanessa Demopoulos vs. Jinh Yu Frey
Alan Baudot vs. Josh Parisian
Chris Curtis vs. Rodolfo Vieira
Tyson Nam vs. Tagir Ulanbekov
Neil Magny vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov
Sergey Morozov vs. Raulian Paiva
Christos Giagos vs. Thiago Moises
Nate Maness vs. Umar Nurmagomedov
Tafon Nchukwi vs. Carlos Ulberg