Bryan Caraway Out; Mike Easton vs Raphael Assuncao Set for UFC on FOX 5

Mike Easton

  • 13-1 MMA / 3-0 UFC Record
  • 8 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Byron Bloodworth, Jared Papazian, Ivan Menjivar


Raphael Assuncao

  • 18-4-0 MMA / 2-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Yves Jabouin, LC Davis, Johnny Eduardo


UFC on FOX 5

December 8th, 2012

Seattle, Washington

Key Arena


Mike Easton currently holds an eight-fight win streak, including three inside the UFC. Easton won his UFC debut via second round TKO over Byron Bloodworth at UFC Live on Versus 6. He followed up that win with a majority decision victory over Jared Papazian. Most recently, Easton earned a one-sided unanimous decision victory over longtime MMA veteran, Ivan Menjivar at UFC 148.

After losing three out of his last four fights in the featherweight division, Raphael Assuncao dropped to 135-pound division where he has won his last two consecutive fights. Assuncao earned a unanimous decision victory over Johnny Eduardo at UFC 134 and followed it up with a second round TKO win over Issei Tamura last July.


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