MMA Fighting first reported the bout.
De Lima (17-6-1) has rotated wins and losses in his last nine UFC bouts, with the latest being a first round TKO win over Ben Sosoli at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker. De Lima hasn’t put a winning streak together in over five years and that last streak lasted for five fights. De Lima has competed 24 times as a professional MMA fighter and just four of those bouts went the distance.
Romanov (12-0-0) has already earned one win under the UFC banner, which came over Rogue Martinez at UFC Vegas 10. Romanov still holds an undefeated record as a professional MMA fighter and that streak has lasted nearly four years. Romanov has competed 12 times as a professional MMA fighter and none of those bouts went the distance.
The yet to be announced UFC card is set for Saturday, November 7 from a location to be announced with Thiago Santos and Glover Teixeira headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, while broadcast plans have yet to be revealed.