Darren Stewart’s UFC debut is officially set as he will take on Francimar Barroso at UFC Fight Night 100
UFC Fight Night 100 will be held on November 19, 2016 at Ginásio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo, Brazil.
Barroso (18-5 MMA) lost his UFC debut against Hans Stringer via split decisionat UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Henderson 2, however he rebounded by winning back-to-back fights against Elvis Mutapcic and Ryan Jimmo. In his last bout, Barroso lost to Nikita Krylov via submission at UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Arlovski in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Stewart (7-0 MMA) is perfect in his professional career so far. His last two bouts have come under the Cage Warriors banner. A quick first round TKO win over James Hurrell was followed most recently by a third round TKO win over Boubacar Balde at Cage Warriors 77.
With this fight addition, UFC Fight Night 100 now looks like this:
Ryan Bader vs. Antônio Rogério Nogueira
Thomas Almeida vs. Albert Morales
Cláudia Gadelha vs. Cortney Casey
Thales Leites vs. Krzysztof Jotko
Warlley Alves vs. Kamaru Usman
Sérgio Moraes vs. Zak Ottow
Cezar Ferreira vs. Jack Hermansson
Matheus Nicolau vs. Ulka Sasaki
Marcos Rogério de Lima vs. Gadzhimurad Antigulov
Johnny Eduardo vs. Manvel Gamburyan
Luis Henrique vs. Christian Colombo
Pedro Munhoz vs. Justin Scoggins
Francimar Barroso vs. Darren Stewart