It has been revealed by the Herald Scotland that two lightweight’s are set to clash Stevie Ray will take on Paul Felder at UFC Fight Night Glasgow at the SSE Arena July 16th. The UFC have since confirmed the bout via social media.
— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) May 5, 2017
Ray and Felder both expressed their desire to face each other on twitter as seen below and their wish has now come true.
— Steven Ray (@StevenRayMMA) May 2, 2017
Bro I have nothing but respect for you. Ur a martial artist like me. I would love to throw down in Scotland!!! Let’s make that card bro!! https://t.co/xqWCNJsqSY
— Paul Felder (@felderpaul) May 2, 2017
Stevie Ray has a MMA record of (21–6) and a UFC record of (5-1). He has won 3 of his last four fights. He holds notable wins over UFC vet Curt Warburton and Ross Pearson. His latest win was against Joe Lauzon via majority decision at UFC Fight Night 108 this past April.
Paul Felder has a MMA record of (13-3) and a UFC record of (5-3). Felder also has won 3 out of his last 4 fights. He holds notable wins over Danny Castillo, Daron Cruickshank and Josh Burkman. His latest fight was a TKO win in round 1 over Alessandro Ricci at UFC Fight Night 105 back in February of this year.