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Jamie Varner Battles Gleison Tibau at UFC 164

Written by Tom Ngo
June 19th, 2013
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UFC Jamie Varner

On Wednesday afternoon, a lightweight scrap between Jamie Varner (pictured) and Gleison Tibau was added to the UFC 164 roster.

The August 31 event takes place inside Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Varner has won two of three scraps since returning to the Octagon. The former WEC champion was last seen taking a split decision win over Melvin Guillard at UFC 155.

Tibau, meanwhile, has alternated between wins and losses over his past five fights. The Brazilian most recently submitted John Cholish in May.

The 155-pound affair will likely appear in the prelims.

Here is the card’s updated lineup:

Pascal Krauss vs. Hyun Gyu Lim

Louis Gaudinot vs. Tim Elliot

Chico Camus vs. Kyung Ho Kang

Magnus Cedeblad vs. Jared Hamman

Jamie Varner vs. Gleison Tibau

Derek Brunson vs. Yoel Romero

Soa Palelei vs. Nikita Krylov

Ben Rothwell vs. Brandon Vera

Chad Mendes vs. Clay Guida

Dustin Poirier vs. Erik Koch

Frank Mir vs. Josh Barnett

TJ Grant vs. Benson Henderson (UFC lightweight champion)

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