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Cyrille Diabate faces Anthony Perosh at UFC 138

Light heavyweight striker Cyrille Diabate took to Twitter yesterday to reveal his upcoming fight, which will take place at UFC 138.  He will square off with Anthony Perosh at the event in Birmingham, England.  The fight will likely be part of the preliminary card for the show, for which the main card airs tape-delayed on Spike TV.

SOURCE: Twitter
UFC newcomers Joseph Sandoval and Walel Watson meet at UFC Live 6

The UFC today announced that undefeated bantamweight Joseph Sandoval will make his Octagon debut against fellow promotional newcomer Walel Watson at UFC Live 6.  Sandoval is barely a one-year veteran of the sport, but has already reeled off six wins, including three by stoppage.  The fight will be on the preliminary card of the Oct. 1 event, which takes place in Washington, D.C.


Photo: Cyrille Diabate (Rob Tatum/The MMA Corner)

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