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Abel Trujillo meets Jamie Varner at UFC 169
Abel Trujillo, who trains with the Blackzillians will now fight Jamie Varner at UFC 169. The former WEC champ steps in for an injured Bobby Green. Varner was on a 4-1 run prior to losing a split decision to Gleison Tibau at UFC 164. Trujillo is coming off a knockout victory over Roger Bowling which helped Trujillo rebound from an earlier loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov.
UFC 169 takes place on Feb. 1 at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. The main card, which kicks off with Trujillo vs. Varner, airs on pay-per-view following the prelims on Fox Sports 1.
Source: MMA Junkie
Bryan Caraway vs. Lucas Martins Set for UFC 170
A pair of bantamweights have been added to UFC 170 with Bryan Caraway facing Lucas Martins. Caraway has been on a roll as of late, winning three out of his past four. He’s also collected a number of post-fight bonuses. Martins meanwhile was successful in his bantamweight debut at UFC Fight Night 28.
UFC 170 takes place on Feb. 22 in Las Vegas and will be headlined by a women’s bantamweight title match between Ronda Rousey and Sara McMann.
Source: MMA Fighting

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Kyle is a recent graduate of Aurora University, where he obtained a Bachelor's in Communications. Kyle resides in Illinois, just outside of Chicago. He played baseball and football in both high school and college, but is now focusing on an amateur MMA career.