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Rick Story vs Johny Hendricks tapped for The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale main card

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link A welterweight bout between rising contenders Rick Story (11-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC) and Johny Hendricks (9-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) is slated for The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale in December.

A source close to the event today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that verbal agreements are in place and that bout agreements are in the process of being finalized.

Post #1   9/12/10 1:05:07AM   

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Joe Silva is on fire!!!

Post #2   9/12/10 1:12:19AM   

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this is a great matchup. ive got big expectations for johny hendricks. i cant remember the exact number but i know he was like a 2 or 3 time NCAA national wrestling champ. thats pretty impressive.

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Post #3   9/12/10 1:13:52PM   

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Both guys are on four fight win streaks. Winner goes into contender status
They both need tv exposure
Great fight

Post #4   9/12/10 2:47:56PM   

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Damn, talk about 2 guys that just want to throw you on your ass and pound the crap out of you! But Hendricks loves standing though. Still waiting for Hendricks to explode into the mainstream, though he would after the Amir beatdown but I guess not. Taking Hendricks here on being more well rounded and probably the better wrestler. Hopefully he finishes impressively here so he can get a notable top 10-15 guy next time out.

Post #5   9/13/10 8:06:42PM