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Main Card:

  • Benson Henderson def. Gilbert Melendez via Split Decision
  • Daniel Cormier def. Frank Mir via Unanimous Decision
  • Josh Thomson def. Nate Diaz via TKO (Strikes) – Round 2, 3:44
  • Matt Brown def. Jordan Mein via TKO (Strikes) – Round 2, 1:00

Preliminary Card:

  • Chad Mendes def. Darren Elkins via TKO (Strikes) – Round 1, 1:08
  • Francis Carmont vs. Lorenz Larkin via Unanimous Decision
  • Myles Jury def. Ramsey Nijem via KO (Punch) – Round 1, 1:02
  • Joseph Benavidez def. Darren Uyenoyama via TKO (Strikes) – Round 2, 4:50
  • Jorge Masvidal def. Tim Means via Unanimous Decision
  • T.J. Dillashaw def. Hugo Viana via TKO (Strikes) – Round 1, 4:22
  • Anthony Njokuani def. Roger Bowling via TKO (Strikes) – Round 2, 2:52
  • Yoel Romero def. Clifford Starks via KO (Flying knee, Punches) – Round 1, 1:32
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Francisco Rivera Out; Hugo Viana vs TJ Dillashaw Booked for UFC on FOX 7

Hugo Viana

Hugo Viana

  • 7-0 MMA / 2-0 UFC Record
  • 7 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: John Teixeira, Reuben Duran

TJ Dillashaw

 

TJ Dillashaw

  • 7-1 MMA / 3-1 UFC Record
  • 3 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Walel Watson, Vaughn Lee, Issei Tamura

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Hugo ‘Wolverine’ Viana looked great in his bantamweight debut, scoring a first round knockout victory over Reuben Duran at The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale. He debuted with the UFC as a featherweight, defeating John Teixeira de Conceicao by split decision.

Blue chip prospect, TJ Dillashaw extended his win streak to three, with a second round knockout of Issei Tamura at UFC 158. Other victories include a decision win over Walel Watson and a submission win over Vaughan Lee.

Dan Hardy Out; Matt Brown vs Jordan Mein Set for UFC on FOX 7

Matt Brown

Matt Brown

  • 16-11 MMA / 9-5 UFC Record
  • 4 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: John Howard, Stephen Thompson, Mike Swick

Jordan Mein

 

Jordan Mein

  • 27-8 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record
  • 3 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Marius Zaromskis, Tyler Stinson, Dan Miller

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Matt Brown looks for continued success in 2013 after posting an impressive 4-0 record in 2012. Three out of the four victories he won by stoppages, including a highlight reel second round KO of Mike Swick at UFC on FOX 5.

Jordan Mein made a great first impression in his UFC debut, stopping the usually incredibly durable Dan Miller in the first round via TKO. He’s now won nine out of his last ten fights, dating back to November of 2010. Other notable victories include unanimous decision victories over Josh Burkman, Marius Zaromskis, and Forrest Petz.

Clay Guida Out; Chad Mendes vs Darren Elkins Set for UFC on FOX 7

Chad Mendes

Chad Mendes

  • 13-1 MMA / 4-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Erik Koch, Cub Swanson, Michihiro Omigawa

Darren Elkins

 

Darren Elkins

  • 16-2 MMA / 6-1 UFC Record
  • 5 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Steven Siler, Michihiro Omigawa, Diego Brandao

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Chad Mendes continued his climb up to number one contender status, with a stunning first round knockout of Yaotzin Meza at UFC of FX 6 in Australia. Even though he’s known for his wrestling, that was Mendes’ second straight knockout victory, also finishing Cody McKenzie with a punch to the body last July at UFC 148.

Darren Elkins continued his streak in the UFC featherweight division with a early-stoppage TKO victory over Antonio Carvalho at UFC 158. Despite the controversy, he’s now won fight straight fights in the UFC, including decision victories over Michihiro Omigawa, Diego Brandao, and Steven Siler.

Joseph Benavidez vs Darren Uyenoyama, Francisco Rivera vs Hugo Viana Joins UFC on FOX 7

Joseph Benavidez

 

Joseph Benavidez

  • 17-3 MMA / 4-1 UFC Record
  • Won 5 of Last 6 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Ian McCall, Eddie Wineland, Yasuhiro Urushitani

Darren Uyenoyama

 

Darren Uyenoyama

  • 8-3 MMA / 2-0 UFC Record
  • 3 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Rambaa Somdet, Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto, Phil Harris

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Francisco Rivera

 

Francisco Rivera

  • 9-2 MMA / 2-0 UFC Record
  • 4 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Edwin Figueroa, Antonio Duarte, Alex Soto

Hugo Viana

 

Hugo Viana

  • 7-0 MMA / 2-0 UFC Record
  • 7 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: John Teixeira, Reuben Duran

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Joseph Benavidez once again returned to the win column with a hard-fought unanimous decision victory over Ian McCall at UFC 156. He’s now won five of his last six fights, only losing to Demetrious Johnson by split decision in September of last year.

Darren Uyenoyama impressed in his UFC debut, back in November of 2011, dominating Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto to earn a unanimous decision victory at UFC on FOX 1. He did the same in his sophomore appearance, submitting Phil Harris in the second round by rear naked choke, last October.

Francisco Rivera returned from his suspension in solid form, earning a second round TKO victory over Edwin Figueroa at UFC 156. The win is technically his second victory in a row, after his win over Roland Delorme was overturned following a positive drug test in the post-fight testing.

Hugo ‘Wolverine’ Viana looked great in his bantamweight debut, scoring a first round knockout victory over Reuben Duran at The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale. He debuted with the UFC as a featherweight, defeating John Teixeira de Conceicao by split decision.

Chad Mendes vs Clay Guida Added to UFC on FOX 7

Chad Mendes

Chad Mendes

  • 13-1 MMA / 4-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Erik Koch, Cub Swanson, Michihiro Omigawa

Clay Guida

 

Clay Guida

  • 30-13 MMA / 10-7 UFC Record
  • Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Rafael dos Anjos, Hatsu Hioki, Anthony Pettis

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April 20th, 2013

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Chad Mendes continued his climb up to number one contender status, with a stunning first round knockout of Yaotzin Meza at UFC of FX 6 in Australia. Even though he’s known for his wrestling, that was Mendes’ second straight knockout victory, also finishing Cody McKenzie with a punch to the body last July at UFC 148.

Clay Guida snapped a two-fight losing streak with a controversial split decision victory over Hatsu Hioki at UFC on FOX 6. It was his first time in the 145-pound division after amassing a 9-7 record as a lightweight, including key victories over Rafael dos Anjos, Takanori Gomi, and Anthony Pettis.

 

Lorenz Larkin vs Francis Carmont Booked for UFC on FOX 7

Lorenz Larkin

  • 13-0 MMA / UFC Debut
  • 13 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Scott Lighty, Gian Villante, Robbie Lawler

Francis Carmont

 

Francis Carmont

  • 20-7 MMA / 4-0 UFC Record
  • 9 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Chris Camozzi, Karlos Vemola, Tom Lawlor

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Lorenz Larkin was successful in his middleweight debut, defeating veteran Robbie Lawler in a surprisingly one-sided decision at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs Kennedy. The win continued his undefeated streak in his young MMA career, which also includes decision victories against Gian Villante and Nick Rossborough.

Francis Carmont extended his win streak to nine, including a 4-0 run in the UFC. He debuted in the UFC back in October of 2011, winning a unanimous decision over Chris Camozzi. Carmont has since earned stoppage victories over Magnus Cedenblad and Karlos Vemola, and most recently a split decision over Tom Lawlor at UFC 154.