On this Halloween morning, the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion announced Mike Pierce (Pictured) has agreed to replace injured Kyle Noke and fight Seth Baczynski at “UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson.”
Pierce is fresh off a dramatic come-from-behind knockout victory over Aaron Simpson at “UFC on FX 5.” He has won six of his past eight scraps, with his lone blemishes during his current run coming in split decision defeats to Johny Hendricks and Josh Koscheck, respectively.
Baczynski, meanwhile, has been quietly making his way up the welterweight totem pole. He has won his last four fights, with three of them ending prior to the final horns blaring.
UFC on FX 6 takes place December 15th inside Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia
FX will broadcast the main card live in North America on the 14th due to the time zone differences.
Here is the show’s revised roster:
Joey Beltran vs. Anthony Perosh
Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Ednaldo Oliveira
Seth Baczynski vs. Mike Pierce
Hacran Dias vs. Chad Mendes
TUF: Australia vs. U.K. lightweight finals
TUF: Australia vs. U.K. welterweight finals
Hector Lombard vs. Rousimar Palhares
George Sotiropoulos vs. Ross Pearson