Yves Edwards has received another scheduled fight for this year, as MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani confirmed Edwards will meet John Cholish at UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz. The card goes down December 8 from Seattle.
Edwards was set to meet Jeremy Stephens this past weekend, but Stephens was arrested and placed in jail the day of the event.
Edwards (41-18-1) is coming off a loss to Tony Ferguson. He is 1-2 in his last three after putting together a three-fight win streak.
Cholish (8-2) is coming off a loss to Danny Castillo earlier this year. He is 1-1 in his UFC career.
UFC on Fox 5 will be headlined by Benson Henderson and Nate Diaz for the UFC lightweight title. The Edwards-Cholish bout is slated for the prelims.