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Two Fights Added to “UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” Roster

Written by Tom Ngo
December 23rd, 2011
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UFC Welterweight Chris Cope

Who’s on vacation mode? On Friday morning, the UFC added a pair of welterweight scraps to their Super Bowl Saturday extravaganza.

Veteran Matt Brown, who has dropped four out of his last five bouts, meets Chris Cope (Pictured), while Justin Edwards will face Mike Stumpf at UFC 143.

It is anticipated that both fights will be added to the event’s preliminary card, which is expected to air live on FX.

The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts the February 4th festivities. A interim welterweight title tilt between Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit is slated to headline the pay-per-view broadcast.

Here is the show’s updated lineup:

Rafael Natal vs. Michael Kuiper

Justin Edwards and Mike Stumpf

Matt Brown vs. Chris Cope

Jorge Lopez vs. Amir Sadollah

Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres vs. Edwin Figueroa

Dustin Poirier vs. Ricardo Lamas

Scott Jorgensen vs. Renan Barao

Roy Nelson vs. Fabricio Werdum

Josh Koscheck vs. Mike Pierce

Carlos Condit vs. Nick Diaz (Interim UFC Welterweight Title)

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