Stout vs. Noons Moves To Welterweight

This Wednesday on FOX Sports 1, the ‘TUF Nations Finale Prelims’ headliner between Sam Stout and KJ Noons has been changed to a welterweight bout.

The two fighters were originally contracted to fight in the UFC’s 155 pound division.

UFC.com broke the news this afternoon with the following release:

The lightweight bout originally scheduled between Sam Stout and KJ Noons for UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Kennedy has been changed to a welterweight contest. The fighters approached the UFC to request the change in weight class, and it was subsequently approved by both the UFC and the Quebec athletic commission, the RĂ©gie des alcools, des courses et des jeux.