T.J. Dillashaw will replace an injured Mitch Gagnon and face Issei Tamura at UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz, according to Canadian Press writer Neil Davidson. The card goes down March 16 from Montreal’s Bell Centre.
Dillashaw (6-1) is a former competitor on The Ultimate Fighter. He has posted a 2-1 record since joining the UFC’s active roster.
Tamura (7-3) is 1-1 in his Octagon career. The bout is set for the Facebook prelims.