An unbeaten light heavyweight prospect will make his Octagon debut in Sao Paulo, Brazil, as Darren Stewart takes on Francimar Barroso at UFC Fight Night 100 on Nov. 19, multiple sources told MMA Fighting.
Stewart (7-0) enters the UFC after scoring seven straight victories in England, finishing five of his opponents via knockout or technical knockout.
Barroso (18-5) returns to action after getting his light heavyweight bout with C.B. Dollaway scratched from UFC 203 following an elevator incident. In his last UFC fight, “Bodao” had a two-fight winning streak snapped by Nikita Krylov.
UFC Fight Night 100 takes place at Sao Paulo’s Ibirapuera gymnasium and features Alexander Gustafsson vs. “Minotouro” Nogueira in the main event.
Alexander Gustafsson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Krzysztof Jotko vs. Thales Leites
Manny Gamburyan vs. Johnny Eduardo
Mike Graves vs. Sergio Moraes
Claudia Gadelha vs. Cortney Casey
Christian Colombo vs. Luis Henrique
Yuta Sasaki vs. Matheus Nicolau
Gadzhimurad Antigulov vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Pedro Munhoz vs. Justin Scoggins
Francimar Barroso vs. Darren Stewart
Cezar Ferreira vs. Jack Hermansson
Source:: mma fighting