George Roop Out; Iuri Alcantara vs Pedro Nobre Set for UFC on FX 7

Iuri Alcantara

  • 28-4 MMA / 2-1 UFC Record
  • Won 13 of Last 14 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Ricardo Lamas, Felipe Arantes, Michihiro Omigawa

Pedro Nobre

 

Pedro Nobre

  • 14-1-2 MMA / UFC Debut
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Matheus Pereira

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UFC on FX 7

January 19th, 2013

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Ginasio do Ibirapuera

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Iuri Alcantara drops to the bantamweight division after suffering his first loss since November of 2009, snapping a 13-fight win streak. He began his UFC career with two consecutive unanimous decision victories over Felipe Arantes and Michihiro Omigawa, but most recently dropped a decision to promotional newcomer Hacran Dias at UFC 147.

Pedro Nobre tried to get on the first season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil”, but was ousted in the elimination round by Marcos Vinicius Borges via first round knockout. He’s won three out his last four fights in Brazil’s regional circuit, including a first round TKO victory over fellow prospect, Matheus Nicolau Pereira at Bitetti Combat 13 last December.

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