Jorge Masvidal vs. Daron Cruickshank Added to UFC on FOX 12

Written by Tom Ngo
May 22nd, 2014

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On Thursday, a lightweight showdown between Jorge Masvidal (pictured) and Daron Cruickshank was added to the UFC on FOX 12 lineup.

FoxSports.com confirmed the lightweight affair with UFC officials.

The July 26 event takes place inside SAP Center in San Jose, California. FOX will broadcast the main card live starting at 8PM ET/5PM PT.

Masvidal is victorious in four of his past five outings. The former Strikeforce star posted a unanimous decision over Pat Healy last month at UFC on FOX 11.

Cruickshank, meanwhile, is coming off the biggest win of his career in this month’s TKO over Erik Koch. “The Ultimate Fighter 15” contestant has won nine of his last 11 fights.

Here is the show’s current roster:

Dennis Bermudez vs. Clay Guida

Jorge Masvidal vs. Daron Cruickshank

Josh Thomson vs. Michael Johnson

Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

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