Linton, North Dakota's Leo 'The Lion' Kuntz will make his UFC debut on May 23rd, 2015, in Las Vegas against Islam Makhachev.

The UFC 187 card will also feature UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between champion Jon 'Bones' Jones and Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson and a UFC Middleweight Championship bout between champion Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort, according to

Kuntz has a professional record of 17-1, with seven of those victories coming by way of knockout or TKO. The May 23rd bout will be the UFC debut for both Kuntz and Makhachev.

The Leo Kuntz Fan Page announced the fight on Facebook earlier today (February 19th).