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With just 10 days remaining until the curtain is drawn on their final FOX show of 2012, the UFC announced two fights for their first primetime card of the new year.
A middleweight affair between Rafael Natal (Pictured) and Magnus Cedenblad and a welterweight scrap with Pascal Krauss and Mike Stumpf were both confirmed for “UFC on FOX: Johnson vs. Dodson.”
Both bouts will appear in the night’s prelims.
FX will air the preliminary card live beginning at 5PM ET/2PM PT. FOX then broadcasts the card’s showcase fights immediately after at 8PM ET/5PM PT.
Demetrious Johnson breaks in his freshly-minted flyweight crown against John Dodson in the show’s featured contest.
United Center in Chicago, Illinois hosts the festivities.
Here is the event’s current lineup:
Magnus Cedenblad vs. Rafael Natal
Pascal Krauss vs. Mike Stumpf
T.J. Grant vs. Matt Wiman
Shawn Jordan vs. Mike Russow
Clay Guida vs. Hatsu Hioki
Erik Koch vs. Ricardo Lamas
(FOX 8PM ET/5PM PT)
Anthony Pettis vs. Donald Cerrone
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Glover Teixeira
John Dodson vs. Demetrious Johnson (UFC flyweight champion)
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“UFC on FOX: Johnson vs. Dodson” takes place January 26th inside United Center in Chicago, Illinois. UFC Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase seats for the show today at 10AM CT.
A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC Newsletter subscribers on Thursday, November 29th at 10AM CT. Psst, the top secret password is “UNITED.”
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