According to a report by MMAWeekly.com, Erik Perez will replace Byron Bloodworth and face John Albert at The Ultimate Fighter: Live Finale on June 1. The card is highlighted by a bout between Martin Kampmann and Jake Ellenberger.
Perez (10-4) has won five straight bouts, all of which came in 2011. He trains at Jackson’s MMA in New Mexico.
Albert (7-2) is 1-1 in his two UFC fights since his time on TUF. During the show, Albert lost to eventual winner John Dodson.