According to Sweden’s Besam Yousef (6-1) is now set to face Matt Riddle (6-3) at the UFC 154 on 17th of November in Montreal, Canada. Riddle will step in on short notice for Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson who had to withdraw from the fight due to a knee injury.

Riddle has fought all of his ten professional bouts in the UFC


Former Ultimate Fighter contestant Matt Riddle is one of the few fighters who have fought their whole professional career in the UFC. Riddle has gone 6-3 (+ 1 NC) in the UFC with a notable win over DaMarques Johnson. In his latest bout Riddle submitted Chris Clements with a arm triangle choke in the third round but the official result was later overturned by the athletic commission due to Riddle failing his post-fight drug test.