O’Malley (12-0, 4-Zero UFC) introduced on his YouTube channel Saturday that he has signed the bout settlement, and Vera (15-6-1, 9-5 UFC) informed ESPN’s Ariel Helwani he additionally has signed.
“I am in combat camp as of right now,” O’Malley mentioned. “I am seeking to be champ subsequent yr.”
O’Malley misplaced two years of his profession earlier than the Quinonez combat attributable to failed drug exams, which america Anti-Doping Company (USADA) in the end dominated have been in step with unintentional use.
Vera had a five-fight win streak snapped by a controversial unanimous choice to Track Yadong on Could 16.