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UFC officials have announced that a lightweight bout between Dennis Hallman and Thiago Tavares has been signed for UFC 150.
UFC 150 takes place August 11 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado.
Hallman is 51-14-2 in his professional mixed martial arts career. He is 3-2 in his past five bouts and is 4-5 in the UFC thus far. In his last bout he defeated John Makdessi via first round submission at UFC 140.
Tavares is 17-4-1 in his professional mixed martial arts career. He is currently on a two fight win streak and is 7-4-1 in the UFC thus far. In his last bout he defeated Sam Stout via decision at UFC 142.
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The Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to Denver on August 11th for UFC 150. Two bouts are already booked for the card which will take place the Pepsi Center. The news was initially reported by the DenverPost.com.
Luiz Cane will square off against Yushin Okami in a middleweight bout while Thiago Tavares will face Dennis Hallman in lightweight action.
Cane (12-4) and Okami...
Shortly after the rumor mill suggested Benson Henderson would defend his lightweight title against Frankie Edgar at UFC 150, the organization confirmed two bouts for the August 11th event.
Former middleweight top contender Yushin Okami (Pictured) will collide with Luiz Cane and Thiago Tavares meets Dennis Hallman inside the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado.
The DenverPost first...