Arizona’s comeback kid Varner will take on Brazil’s 155 lbs. monster Tibau in the latest lightweight bout added to UFC 164 in Milwaukie, WI.
MMA Junkie confirmed today through “knowledgeable sources.”
Jamie “C-4″ Varner (21-7-1) is 2-1 in his current UFC stint, defeating hot prospect Edson Barboza on short notice in his first fight back before losing a Fight of the Night...
Former WEC lightweight champ Jamie Varner has been waiting for a fight for some time and now he has one. Varner will be taking on Gleison Tibau at UFC 164 in Milwaukee. This is a big fight for the lightweight division as the card will be headlined by Ben Henderson and TJ Grant.
Hendricks and Varner go from the Octagon to the mud
Hector Lombard and Gleison Tibau hang out after practice
On Wednesday afternoon, a lightweight scrap between Jamie Varner (pictured) and Gleison Tibau was added to the UFC 164 roster.
The August 31 event takes place inside Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Varner has won two of his three scraps since returning to the Octagon. The former WEC champion was last seen taking a split decision win over Melvin Guillard at UFC 155.
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