Erik Perez vs. Bryan Caraway set for UFC Fight Night 43


A bantamweight clash between Erik Perez vs. Bryan Caraway has been added to the UFC Fight Night 43 event June 7 at the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, N.M., according to UFC officials Monday.

Perez has won four of his five UFC fights, including a victory over Edwin Figueroa at UFC 167 on Nov. 16.

Caraway has won three of his four UFC fights. He defeated Johnny Bedford via submission (guillotine choke) at UFC 159 last April.

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson faces Rustam Khabilov in the main event.

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