Two Ultimate Fighter runner-ups have signed to face off at UFC 158: St-Pierre vs Diaz in the form of a bout between TUF: The Smashes finalist Colin Fletcher and TUF 16’s Mike Ricci. The two both fell one win shy of winning their respective seasons and now they get a chance to redeem themselves on one of the biggest cards of the year.
UFC officials have confirmed the fight.
Ricci is 7-3 with the bulk of his wins coming via TKO while Fletcher is 8-2 with seven submissions to hii credit
UFC 158 is scheduled for March 16 at the Bell Center in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Tickets for the event are already on sale, and fans will be able to watch the action at home on PPV.
UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz
Date: March 16, 2013
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Venue: Bell Centre
Georges St-Pierre vs. Nick Diaz – for welterweight title
Carlos Condit vs. Rory MacDonald
Jake Ellenberger vs. Johny Hendricks
Chris Camozzi vs. Nick Ring
Patrick Cote vs. Bobby Voelker
Jordan Mein vs. Dan Miller
Antonio Carvalho vs. Darren Elkins
Sean Pierson vs. Rick Story
Daron Cruickshank vs. John Makdessi
Johnny Eduardo vs. Yves Jabouin
Mitch Gagnon vs. Issei Tamura
Colin Fletcher vs. Mike Ricci