Ken Stone vs. Erik Perez set to take place at UFC 150 on August 11

As the Ultimate Fighting Championships continue to add to their UFC 150 card, Ken Stone (11-3) will meet fellow bantamweight contender Erik Perez (11-4) at the Pepsi Center in Denver on August 11.

News of this bout was confirmed by the UFC via their UFC Latino Twitter page on Saturday.

UFC 150 will feature a headline bout between UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar, these two men will engage in a highly anticipated rematch for the title. The main card for this event will air LIVE on PPV, the prelims are expected to air on Facebook and FX/Fuel TV.

American Top Team fighter Ken Stone is currently riding a two fight winning streak, most recently defeating Dustin Pague via split decision at ‘UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida’ last month. Prior to that he scored a first round submission victory over Donny Walker at ‘UFC Fight Night 25’, bouncing back from two consecutive knockout losses against Eddie Wineland and Scott Jorgensen.

22-year-old Erik Perez last fought at The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale in June, where he scored a first round submission victory over John Albert. Prior to that he had a two-fight stint in the U.K. Based BAMMA promotion where he picked up a unanimous decision win over Paul McVeigh, and a first round submission victory over James Brum. Currently on a six fight winning streak Perez will no doubt look to extend his run to seven with a win over Ken.

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