Tom DeBlass will step in and replace Jorgen Kruth on short notice, taking a fight with Cyrille Diabate at UFC on FUEL TV 2. The event takes place April 14 from Stockholm, Sweden’s Ericsson Globe Arena.
DeBlass (7-0) is the Ring of Combat champion who turned pro in 2010. He owns four stoppage victories, including wins over former UFC fighter Sean Salmon and Mike Stewart.
Diabate (17-8-1) has split his four UFC matches, going 2-2. He had won 10 of 11 fights before dropping two of his last three.
The bout is set for the prelims, which will be streamed on Facebook. The main event for the card boasts Alexander Gustafsson against Thiago Silva.