“UFC on Versus: Jones vs. Matyushenko” Fight Card Finalized

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 16th, 2010

UFC poster Versus 2 Jon Jones Vlad Matyushenko

Two days after the UFC swapped locations for their “UFC on Versus: Jones vs. Matyushenko” event on August 1st, the organization has released the finalized roster that will compete inside the San Diego Sports Arena in San Diego, CA.

A light heavyweight scrap between fast-rising Jon Jones and journeyman Vladimir Matyushenko will headline the freebie show. In addition, up-and-coming Mark Munoz meets Japanese sensation Yushin Okami in a pivotal middleweight affair in the evening’s co-main event.

The Versus broadcast airs live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

Preliminary Bouts:

Rob Kimmons vs. Steve Steinbeiss
Darren Elkins vs. Charles Oliveira
James Irvin vs. Igor Pokrajac
Willamy Freire vs. Thiago Tavares
Brian Stann vs. Mike Massenzio
Paul Kelly vs. Jacob Volkmann
DaMarques Johnson vs. Matt Riddle

Main Bouts:

Joe Stevenson vs. Takanori Gomi
Jake Ellenberger vs. John Howard
Mark Munoz vs. Yushin Okami
Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Jon Jones

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