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Michael Johnson vs. Danny Castillo Bout Added to UFC 151

Written on June 21, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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UFC 151 is set to be held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on September 1

officials have announced the inclusion of a lightweight bout between and in the upcoming event.

UFC 151 will be headlined by a light heavyweight bout between UFC champ and Dan Henderson.

Johnson, who finished as a runner up on “The Ultimate Fighter 12″, is looking for his third straight win. He has earned decision wins over Shane Roller and “TUF 14″ champion , followed by a submission loss to Paul Sass.

While Castillo, a former WEC fighter, has earned a series of victories over Shamar Bailey, Anthony Njokuani and John Cholish. His consecutive wins came after suffering from a decision loss to Jacob Volkmann, August of last year.

”, will take place on September 1 in Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Events Center.

The event’s main card will be aired via pay-per-view, while the prelims is expected to be carried by FX and Facebook.

Check out the latest UFC 151 card below:

Champ Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson (for light-heavyweight title)
Danny Castillo vs. Michael Johnson
Takeya Mizugaki vs. Jeff Hougland
Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin

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