Castillo vs. Cholish Added to ‘UFC on FOX 3,’ Eight Fights Confirmed

Written by Tom Ngo
February 7th, 2012

UFC Danny Castillo

On Tuesday morning, a thrilling lightweight shootout between Danny Castillo (Pictured) and John Cholish was added to the “UFC on FOX 3” roster. The 155-pound affair marks the eighth bout confirmed for the May 5th lineup.

Castillo is victorious in five of his last six scraps. “Last Call” was last seen taking a split decision win over Anthony Njokuani at UFC 141.

Cholish made his big league debut in spectacular fashion by putting Mitch Clarke down via TKO in December at UFC 140. Since losing his first professional scrap, the 28-year-old has been perfect through his next eight fights.

IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey hosts the festivities. A pivotal lightweight contest between Nate Diaz and Jim Miller headlines the primetime broadcast.

Here are the athletes slated to appear in the show:

Louis Gaudinot vs. John Lineker

Mike Massenzio vs. Karlos Vemola

Danny Castillo vs. John Cholish

John Hathaway vs. Pascal Krauss

Pat Barry vs. Lavar Johnson

John Dodson vs. Darren Uyenoyama

Tony Ferguson vs. Dennis Hallman

Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller (Five-Round Fight)

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