Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of results, event announcements, fight matchups, and injuries/cancellations from throughout the world of MMA.

Josh Koscheck vs. Jake Ellenberger to be added to UFC 151

Josh Koscheck and Jake Ellenberger will both be looking to get back to their winning ways when they meet at UFC 151 in the co-main event in Las Vegas.

UFC officials confirmed that verbal agreements from the two fighters were in place.

Koscheck is coming off of a split decision loss to Johny Hendricks in May in a really close fight.

Ellenberger was knocked out by comeback artist, Martin Kampmann in the second round of their meeting at the TUF 15 Finale.

UFC 151 is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight between Dan Henderson and Jon Jones.

Source: MMA Junkie

Vinny Magalhaes to meet Igor Pokrajac at UFC 152

TUF alumni and former M-1 champion, Vinny Magalhaes finally has a time set for his return to the UFC.

Magalhaes will have his first fight in the UFC against Igor Pokrajac at UFC 152 on Sept. 22 in Toronto.

Magalhaes made his UFC debut in 2008 in the TUF Finale against Ryan Bader. Magalhaes lost the fight and the TUF contract and dropped to 2-3 in his career. Magalhaes then lost a decision to Eliot Marshall at UFC 97 and was cut from the promotion.

Since being cut, Magalhaes has gone 7-1 outside the promotion earning the M-1 Global light heavyweight championship.

Source: Sherdog

UFC on FX 5 date change

UFC on FX 5 was slated originally to head to Indianapolis, but sources close to the event confirmed to MMA Junkie that the date and location for UFC on FX will in fact change.

Now instead of taking place on Sept. 7 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, the card will take place on Oct. 5 in a location yet to be determined.

Tickets for the card were expected to go on sale next week, but now the card was pulled from the calendar for Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Source: MMA Junkie

Bibiano Fernandes and Shinya Aoki to fight at One FC 5

Instead of fighting for the UFC later this week, Bibiano Fernandes chose to sign with One FC and will fight on their Aug. 31 card One FC 5.

Fernandes opponent was previously unnamed, but now the Asian promotion has announced that Fernandes will face Gustavo Falciroli who is 12-3-2 in his professional career.

Shinya Aoki was also slated to fight at this event and now his opponent has been named as Edward Folayang.

One FC 5 takes place in Quezon City, Phillipines and will also feature heavyweight Andrei Arlovski and lightweight Jens Pulver.

Source: MMA Junkie

Photo: Jake Ellenberger (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

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