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UFC 130 Signs Nine Fights

Written on March 22, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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UFC signs nine official match-ups for UFC 130 fight card, including a trilogy rematch between Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard.

: signs nine official match-ups for the upcoming May 28 event.

TUF season 3 winner, , will welcome in the Octagon for a middleweight brawl. Meanwhile, will square off with in a 135-pound showdown. In addition to this, UFC 130 will also highlight a light heavyweight match between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and . Also in the card is a heavyweight duel pitting and .

UFC 130 greenlits a rematch, pairing lightweight champion – Frankie Edgar – and undefeated contender, . The Edgar vs Maynard 3 event will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, and will air live on pay-per-view.

The current UFC 130 fight cars is as follows:

UFC 130 “Edgar vs. Maynard 3”
Saturday, May 28
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas

UFC Lightweight Championship
Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Matt Hamill
Frank Mir vs. Roy Nelson
Stefan Struve vs. Travis Browne
Brian Stann vs. Jorge Santiago
Thiago Alves vs. Rick Story
Miguel Torres vs. Brad Pickett
Kendall Grove vs. Tim Boetsch
Demetrious Johnson vs. Renan “Barao”
* Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs.

* = Not officially announced.

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