The UFC has signed welterweight Shooto champion Luis “Beicao” Ramos to replace an injured Mike Swick and face fellow Brazilian Erick Silva on the UFC 134 fight card on August 27 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, according to Tatame.
Ramos (19-6) has won three-straight and six of his last seven, losing only to UFC veteran Roan Carneiro, while Silva (12-1) scored a 67-second submission to improve to 12-1 in October.
UFC 134 is headlined by a rematch between UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami and also features Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Forrest Griffin and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Brendan Schaub.
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Pictured: Luis Ramos (via Sherdog)