UFC officials have signed Max Holloway to replace Cody McKenzie and face Leonard Garcia at UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II. The bout will be part of the prelims on December 29 from Las Vegas.
Holloway (6-1) has won two of his three UFC bouts, including victories over Pat Schilling and Justin Lawrence. His lone loss came at the hands of Dustin Poirier.
Garcia (15-9-1) has won just two of his seven Octagon matches and is on a three-fight losing skid.