Bouts Added to Several UFC Fight Cards

Written by Tom Ngo
March 29th, 2012

UFC Lightweight Gleison Tibau

The fight announcements were coming at a fast and furious pace on Thursday. The UFC reported a trio of scraps to three of their upcoming events.

A lightweight shootout between Gleison Tibau (Pictured) and Khabib Nurmagomedov was added to UFC 148. The card takes place July 7th inside MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Additionally, featherweight Leonard Garcia meets Matt Grice at “UFC on FX 3.” A venue for the June 8th show has yet-to-be locked down.

Lastly, former “The Ultimate Fighter 13” finalist Ramsey Nijem welcomes C.J. Keith to the big leagues on June 22nd at “UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida.” While it has not been confirmed, Revel in Atlantic City, New Jersey is expected to host the festivities.

Here is UFC 148’s updated roster:

Gleison Tibau vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Riki Fukuda vs. Constantinos Philippou

Renan Barao vs. Ivan Menjivar

Demian Maia vs. Dong Hyun Kim

Tito Ortiz vs. Forrest Griffin

Michael Bisping vs. Tim Boetsch

Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le

Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz (UFC Bantamweight Champion)

These are the athletes slated to participate in “UFC on FX 3”:

Seth Baczynski vs. Lance Benoist

Henry Martinez vs. Bernardo Magalhaes

Dustin Pague vs. Jared Papazian

Buddy Roberts vs. Caio Magalhaes

Leonard Garcia vs Matt Grice

Scott Jorgensen vs. Eddie Wineland

Mike Pyle vs. Josh Neer

Mike Pierce vs. Carlos Eduardo Rocha

Ian McCall vs. Demetrious Johnson (Three-Rounder w/ Sudden Death)

Here is “UFC on FX 4‘s” updated lineup:

Chris Camozzi vs. Nick Catone

Ramsey Nijem vs. C.J. Keith

Rich Attonito vs. Rick Story

Dan Miller vs. Ricardo Funch

Ross Pearson vs. Cub Swanson

Jim Hettes vs. Steven Siler

Matt Riddle vs. Luis Ramos

Brian Ebersole vs. T.J. Waldburger

Clay Guida vs. Gray Maynard

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