Millender (17-4-0) has won three of four fights under the UFC banner, with those victories coming over the trio of Thiago Alves, Max Griffin and Siyar Bahadurzada. Millender also spent some time competing in Bellator MMA, picking up wins over Steven Ciaccio and Johnny Cisneros. Millender is returning to action about a month after his last fight, which was a loss to Elizeu Zaleski Dos Santos at UFC Fight Night Wichita.
Muhammad (14-3-0) has won four of his last five in UFC competition, with all four of those wins coming by way of decision. Muhammad has actually seen his last five professional MMA bouts go the distance and it has been over two years since the fighter got a finish. Muhammad has competed seventeen times as a pro MMA fighter and none of his bouts ended by way of submission.
UFC 236 takes place on Saturday, April 13 from the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia with Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, with a post-show podcast to follow.