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“UFC on Versus 6: Cruz vs. Johnson” Fight Card Updated, 10 Bouts Confirmed

Written by Tom Ngo
August 26th, 2011
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A bantamweight bout between Octagon rookies Walel Watson and Joseph Sandoval has been added to the “UFC on Versus 6: Cruz vs. Johnson” roster. The October 1st event takes place inside the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

Both 135-pounders enter the world’s most prestigious MMA organization riding impressive winning streaks. Although Sandoval started his professional career in April of 2010, he is already perfect through his first six scraps. Watson, on the other hand, has won eight of his last nine fights.

The show features a bantamweight title tilt between champ Dominick Cruz and Demetrious Johnson and will be co-headlined by a heavyweight shootout with Stefan Struve and Pat Barry.

Versus will broadcast the card’s main bouts live starting at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

Here is the event’s revised lineup:

Preliminary Bouts:

Shane Roller vs. T.J. Grant*

Walel Watson vs. Joseph Sandoval

Aaron Rosa vs. Fabio Maldonado

Josh Neer vs. Keith Wisniewski

Jeff Hougland vs. Mike Easton

Rafaello Oliveira vs. Yves Edwards

Paul Sass vs. Michael Johnson

Main Bouts:

Mac Danzig vs. Matt Wiman

Charlie Brenneman vs. Anthony Johnson

Stefan Struve vs. Pat Barry

Demetrious Johnson vs. Dominick Cruz (UFC Bantamweight Champion)

* – Not yet confirmed

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