British bantamweight Vaughn Lee has signed with the UFC and will make his Octagon debut against Chris Cariaso at UFC 138 on November 5 in his hometown of Birmingham, according to MMA HQ.
Lee (11-6-1) is unbeaten in his last five fights with four first-round stoppages, while Cariaso (11-3) won his UFC debut over Will Campuzano in January following a 1-1 sting in the WEC before dropping a split decision to Michael McDonald at UFC 130.
UFC 138 is headlined by the UFC’s first five-round non-title fight between middleweights Chris Leben and Mark Munoz.
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Pictured: Chris Cariaso (via UFC.com)