The UFC have announced that Ross Pearson will face Abel Trujillo at UFC Fight Night Brisbane, March 19th.
Ross Pearson (18-10) is coming off a decision loss in his most recent fight to Francisco Trinaldo at UFC Boston this January. Prior to that, Pearson had won a split decision victory over Paul Felder at UFC 191 in September. Pearson has had inconsistent wins since 2013 and has won two out of his last four fights.
Abel Trujillo (13-7) is coming off a recent submission victory over Tony Sims at UFC 195 in January. Prior to that, Trujillo suffered two submission losses in a row to Tony Ferguson and then to Gleison Tibau. He has also won two out of his last four fights.
This card is headlined by a Heavyweight bout between Mark Hunt and Frank Mir and will take place at The Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia.