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Several Bouts Added to ‘UFC 163: Aldo vs. Pettis’ Lineup

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 5th, 2013
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UFC Lightweight Anthony Pettis

UFC fight announcements have been coming at a fast and furious pace over the past couple of days. With a handful of scraps added to the UFC 163 roster, the lineup for the August 3 event is nearly complete.

Thales Leites vs. Tom Watson, Rani Yahya vs. Josh Clopton, Amanda Nunes vs. Sheila Gaff, Robert Drysdale vs. Ednaldo Oliveira and Sergio Moraes vs. Neil Magny are the latest bouts confirmed for the Octagon’s return to Brazil.

Anthony Pettis (pictured) challenges reigning featherweight king Jose Aldo for his crown in the night’s featured attraction. Light heavyweights Lyoto Machida and Phil Davis co-headline the gig.

HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro hosts the fiesta.

The pay-per-view broadcast begins live in North America at 10PM ET/7PM PT.

Here is the show’s current agenda:

Sergio Moraes vs. Neil Magny

Robert Drysdale vs. Ednaldo Oliveira

Amanda Nunes vs. Sheila Gaff

Rani Yahya vs. Josh Clopton

Thales Leites vs. Tom Watson

Clint Hester vs. Cezar Ferreira

Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh

Demian Maia vs Josh Koscheck

Lyoto Machida vs. Phil Davis

Anthony Pettis vs. Jose Aldo (UFC featherweight champion)

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