The Fight Network has learned that TUF alumnus Alex Karalexis will attempt to stay unbeaten in the WEC when he takes on fellow lightweight Ed Ratcliff at WEC 31: Faber vs Curran on December 12th at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
Karalexis was a participant in the first season of The Ultimate Fighter. Following the show, he racked up a UFC record of 1-2 before eventually jumping ship to the WEC where he was won three straight fights over Thomas Denny, Olaf Alfonso, and Josh Smith.
Ratcliff is undefeated so far in his MMA career, winning his first five fights. Ratcliff made his WEC debut at WEC 27 in May where he defeated Johnny Sampaio after Sampaio was unable to continue due to a knee injury.