UFC officials have confirmed a light heavyweight contest for UFC On FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson, as Joey Beltran will face Anthony Perosh. The card takes place December 15 (Dec. 14 in the U.S.) from Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Australia.

The main event of the night boasts George Sotiropoulos vs. Ross Pearson. The two are coaches on The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes.

Beltran (14-8) has gone 3-5 in his UFC career, but recently decided to move down from heavyweight to 205 pounds.

Perosh (13-7) will be looking to even his Octagon mark to 4-4 in his native country. Perosh was knocked out by Ryan Jimmo in seven seconds earlier this year.

Article By Dana Becker