Danny Castillo WEC 53 weigh in pic courtesy of WEC.tv/Zuffa LLC

WEC lightweight Danny Castillo (10-3) has made the post-merger transition to the UFC.

Castillo confirmed the news with ProMMAnow.com, verifying that he signed a four-fight deal.

During his time in the WEC, Castillo went 5-3 and is currently riding a two-fight win streak. Most recently, he defeated Will Kerr by first round TKO at WEC 53, the Zuffa-owned promotion’s final show.

Castillo trains at Team Alpha Male alongside the likes of Urijah Faber, Chad Mendes, and Joseph Benavidez.

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