Stevie Ray has agreed to step in on short notice and fight Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night 99, officials announced.
Set for November 19 from the SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland, the UFC Fight Pass event will feature Gegard Mousasi vs. Uriah Hall. Ray is replacing an injured James Krause in the co-main event.
Ray (19-6) has won three of four inside the Octagon, while Pearson (19-12) sports a record of 11-9 over his UFC run since winning The Ultimate Fighter.
Below is the complete lineup:
MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass/4 p.m. ET)
Middleweight: Gegard Mousasi vs. Uriah Hall
Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Stevie Ray
Heavyweight: Timothy Johnson vs. Alexander Volkov
Featherweight: Artem Lobov vs. Teruto Ishihara
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/12:30 p.m. ET)
Flyweight: Ian McCall vs. Neil Seery
Middleweight: Magnus Cedenblad vs. Jack Marshman
Flyweight: Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Ali Bagutinov
Lightweight: Kevin Lee vs. Magomedo Mustafaev
Strawweight: Amanda Cooper vs. Anna Elmose
Heavyweight: Mark Godbeer vs. Justin Ledet
Welterweight: Zak Cummings vs. Alexander Yakovlev
Female Bantamweight: Milana Dudieva vs. Marion Reneau