Promotion officials announced the matchup on Thursday. UFC Fight
Night takes place at SSE Arena and is headlined by a welterweight
duel between Dong Hyun
Kim and Gunnar
Nelson. The card will air in its entirety on UFC Fight
Pearson has lost three of his last for Octagon appearances thus far
in 2016, with his only victory coming against Chad
Laprise at UFC Fight Night “Hunt vs. Mir.” Most recently, “The
Real Deal” dropped a three-round verdict to Jorge
Masvidal at UFC 201 on July 30.
Krause, meanwhile, enters the bout on the strength of back-to-back
wins over Shane
Campbell and Daron
Cruickshank. The 30-year-old Missouri native is 4-3 during his
promotional tenure overall.