Unbeaten in nine pro fights, Kansas lightweight Jake "The Librarian" Lindsey will make his UFC debut on June 7 in Albuquerque, as he replaces the injured Yosdenis Cedeno in a UFC Fight Night bout against Jon Tuck.
Lindsey, 27, has finished seven of his nine wins, with his last four victories coming by knockout. In Guam's Tuck, he'll be facing a competitor from season 15 of The Ultimate Fighter who is 1-1 in the Octagon, with a win over Tiequan Zhang and a loss to Norman Parke.
The 11-bout UFC Fight Night event is headlined by former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson's bout with Rustam Khabilov, and Diego Sanchez' homecoming showdown with Ross Pearson.
Unbeaten Lindsey Debuts vs. Tuck in ABQ
New lightweight bout is added to June 7 card in Albuquerque...