Chris Curtis vs. Dricus Du Plessis Scheduled For UFC 273 In April

UFC middleweights Chris Curtis and Dricus Du Plessis are set to face off at UFC 273 on April 9.

MMA Fighting's Mike Heck and Shaun Al-Shatti were the first to report the news of the matchup, although the promotion itself has yet to confirm anything regarding the booking. Curtis is riding a seven-fight winning streak at the moment and is coming off of a second-round TKO victory over Brendan Allen at UFC Vegas 44. Du Plessis on the other hand is on a four-fight winning streak of his own currently and will try to build on a second-round TKO win over Trevin Giles at UFC 264.

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