Coulter Steps In At UFC 211

Dmitry Poberezhets has suffered an injury and he is off of the upcoming UFC 211 card, replacing him against Chase Sherman is Rashad Coulter.

Sherman (9-3-0) is currently winless under the UFC banner, having dropped fights to Justin Ledet and Walt Harris. Sherman also competed once in the Titan Fighting Championships, defeating UFC veteran Jack May by first round TKO. Sherman has seen ten of his twelve fights end within the opening round and only one of his professional MMA fights went the distance.

Coulter (8-1-0) is going to be making his UFC debut in this fight and he is doing so while riding a five fight winning streak. Coulter has yet to see any of his professional MMA fights go the distance and seven of his nine fights as a pro ended within the opening round. Coulter has also competed in the Legacy Fighting Alliance, where he defeated Larry Hopkins by first round knockout.

UFC 211 takes place on Saturday, May 13 from the American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas with Stipe Miocic and Junior Dos Santos headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, with a post-show podcast to follow after the event comes to a conclusion.

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