UFC officials have announced that a lightweight bout pitting Ross Pearson against George Sotiropoulos has been signed for UFC on FX 6.
UFC on FX 6 is scheduled for December 15 in an Australian. The city and venue has not been announced yet.
Pearson is 13-6 in his professional MMA career. He is 2-3 in his past five bouts and 5-3 in the UFC thus far. In his last bout he suffered a devastating loss to Cub Swanson at UFC on FX 4. In the bout Swanson defeated Pearson via TKO in the second round.
Sotiropoulos is 14-4 in his professional MMA career. He is currently on a two fight losing streak after starting his UFC career with seven straight victories. In his last bout he was defeated by Rafael dos Anjos via first round knockout at UFC 132.