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Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Igor Pokrajac Added to UFC 140 in Toronto

Written by Tom Ngo
September 22nd, 2011
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UFC Krzysztof Soszynski

On Thursday afternoon, a light heavyweight clash between Krzysztof Soszynski (Pictured) and Igor Pokrajac was added to the UFC 140 roster. The event takes place December 10th inside the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada.

The 205-pounders were initially scheduled to meet at UFC 131. However, Pokrajac suffered an injury and was replaced by Mike Massenzio. Soszynski went on to post a unanimous decision victory that evening.

“The Polish Experiment” underwent knee surgery after the win and has been on the mend ever since.

Pokrajac was last seen defeating Todd Brown at “UFC on Versus 3” this past March. The Croatian has won two of his last three scraps.

A heavyweight rematch between former champions Frank Mir and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will headline the pay-per-view broadcast.

Here are the athletes slated to appear in the show:

Rich Attonito vs. Claude Patrick

John Cholish vs. Mitch Clarke

Dennis Hallman vs. John Makdessi

Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Igor Pokrajac

Nik Lentz vs. Mark Bocek

Chan Sung “The Korean Zombie” Jung vs. Mark Hominick

Brian Ebersole vs. Rory MacDonald

Tito Ortiz vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Frank Mir vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira

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