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The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale Adds Matthews-Ray

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Lightweights Jake Matthews and Stevie Ray have a date for July and International Fight Week, as the two will meet at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale.

Set for July 8, the event features Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her strawweight belt vs. Claudia Gadelha.

Matthews (10-1) has scored back-to-back wins over Johnny Case and Akbarh Arreola since a loss to James Vick. Ray (19-5) is perfect over three Octagon appearances.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Strawweight Championship
Joanna Jedrzejczyk (c) vs. Claudia Gadelha

Lightweight: James Krause vs. Ross Pearson

Middleweight: Scott Askham vs. Anthony Smith

Welterweight: Li Jingliang vs. Anton Zafir

Lightweight: Jake Matthews vs. Stevie Ray

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