Canadian Jonathan Meunier has agreed to step in and replace Alex Garcia, taking on Colby Covington next Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 89.
Meunier (7-0) is a native of Quebec City, Quebec. His welterweight bout with Covington will stream live on UFC Fight Pass from Ottawa.
The 28-year-old has finished all seven of his opponents, including five via knockout. He is 2-0 this year, defeating Francis Charbonneau and Stephen Martinez inside of the first round.
Covington is looking to bounce back from his first pro loss, a setback to Warlley Alves. The American Top Team fighter is 8-1 in his career.