Mitch Gagnon Out; Issei Tamura vs TJ Dillashaw Set for UFC 158

Issei Tamura

Issei Tamura

  • 7-3 MMA / 1-1 UFC Record
  • Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Gustavo Falciroli, Tiequan Zhang

TJ Dillashaw

  • 6-1 MMA / 2-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Walel Watson, Vaughn Lee

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UFC 158

March 16th, 2013

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Bell Centre

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Issei Tamura was impressive in his UFC debut with a stellar second round knockout victory over Tiequan Zhang at UFC 144. He got a big step up in competition in his sophomore appearance in the octagon and came up short, losing to Raphael Assuncao via second round TKO.

The Ultimate Fighter season 14 runner-up, TJ Dillashaw has now won his last two fights inside the octagon since getting stopped in the first round of the season’s finale by John Dodson. Dillashaw has earned back-to-back victories against Walel Watson and most recently a first round submission victory over Vaughn Lee.

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