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Donald Cerrone replaces Sam Stout

Updated: August 29, 2011, 5:53 PM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

Lightweight contender Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone has agreed to replace Sam Stout in a matchup against Dennis Siver at UFC 137 in October.

Stout is dealing with the unexpected passing of his longtime trainer and brother-in-law Shawn Tompkins earlier this month. UFC officials confirmed the switch to ESPN.com Monday.

It will be the fourth trip to the Octagon this calendar year for Cerrone (16-3), matching the most in his career. Cerrone is currently riding a five-fight win streak, including ...

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