Ross Pearson Vs. James Krause Booked For The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale

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Lightweights Ross Pearson and James Krause will meet this July at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale.

The bout was recently added to the July 8 card from Las Vegas that will feature Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her strawweight title against Claudia Gadelha.

Pearson (19-10) recently picked up his fourth win since 2014 with a split decision over Chad Laprise. The former winner of TUF, the Brit is now 4-4 with a no-contest over his last nine fights.

Krause (23-7) has won two straight, scoring victories over Shane Campbell and Daron Cruickshank. He is 4-3 over his last seven Octagon appearances.

Other bouts set for the night include Anthony Smith vs. Scott Askham and Li Jingliang vs. Anton Zafir.

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