Raphael Assuncao vs. Mike Easton Set for UFC on FOX 5


According to MMAjunkie.com, Bryan Caraway will not be heading to Seattle in December. Instead, Mike Easton will face Raphael Assuncao, as Caraway suffered an injury in training.

Assuncao-Easton is set to be part of the prelims for UFC On Fox: Henderson Vs. Diaz from the KeyArena on December 8. The bout will streamed live on Facebook.

For Easton (13-1), this is the third different opponent he has trained for. Originally, he was set to meet T.J. Dillashaw, as he looks to improve to 4-0 inside the Octagon.

Assuncao (18-4) has won two of his three UFC bouts, including back-to-back wins over Issei Tamura and Johnny Eduardo.

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