It has emerged this afternoon that a fight between Paul Felder and Stevie Ray looks set to be added to UFC Fight Night 113.
Despite recent reports that bout was a done deal some sources close to the situation are now claiming that the fight is not yet official.
— Niall McGrath (@niallmcgrath4) May 5, 2017
If the proposed contest is made official it will take place in front Ray’s (21-6) home fans at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland on July 16 and will see the Higher Level MMA/Dinky Ninja trained lightweight look to build upon a run of good form that culminated in him defeating veteran Joe Lauzon last Month.
That win, the biggest in his career to date moved the 27-year old to 5-1 during his time competing for the WME-IMG owned promotion with his only defeated coming at the hands of Alan Patrick Silva Alves at UFC Fight Night 95 last September.
His potential opponent Felder (13-3) got back to winning ways recently when he scored an impressive 1st round, TKO win over Francisco Trinaldo at UFC Fight Night 105. The win saw “The Irish Dragon” immediately rebound from a shock defeat at the hands of
The win saw “The Irish Dragon” immediately rebound from a shock defeat at the hands of Francisco Trinaldo ironically enough on the same card his potential opponent suffered his first UFC loss.
If this bout is confirmed the fight card for UFC Fight Night 113 will look like this.
Paul Craig vs. Khalil Rountree
Ryan Janes vs. Jack Marshman
Mark Godbeer vs. Justin Willis
Galore Bofando vs. Charlie Ward
Bobby Nash vs. Danny Roberts
Stevie Ray vs. Paul Felder