The search has started to find a replacement for Cody Stamann who has been forced out of his fight with Merab Dvalishvili at UFC event on December 5th.
Dvalishvili (12-4) is undefeated in his last five UFC fights. The Georgian has fought three times this year, winning decisions against the likes of John Dodson and Casey Kenney.
Stamann (19-3-1) was hoping to return to the octagon and get back to winning ways after losing a decision to Jimmie Rivera in July. The 30-year-old has moved between bantamweight and featherweight in his last few fights, with his last win coming against Brian Kelleher.
The UFC event on December 5th, which is without a current location, will be headlined by a middleweight fight between Darren Till and Jack Hermansson.