Thiago welcomes Pyle to Brazil in January
HeavyMMA confirmed the story with sources close to the situation. Tatame first reported the fight booking.
Pyle lost in disappointing fashion in his last time in the cage to Rory MacDonald. Prior to the loss, Pyle had won three consecutive fights and was being talked about as a potential challenger for George St-Pierre’s title.
A featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes headlines UFC 142.