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Thiago Alves Tapped to Face Swedish Prospect Papy Abedi

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According to UFC.com, former UFC welterweight contender Thiago Alves (23-7) is tapped to face Swedish prospect Papy Abedi, the #1-ranked middleweight fighter on the 2011 World MMA Scouting Report, at UFC 138 on November 5th in Birmingham, England. Abedi is currently undefeated at 8-0, finishing seven of his eight opponents within the confines of the 185 lb. weight class. The contest at UFC 138 will be Abedi's first weight cut down to 170 lbs., creating some concern whether he'll be able to make the cut and maintain his brute strength.

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Post #1   7/20/11 2:09:38PM   

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Never heard of this guy. I'll take Alves.

Post #2   7/20/11 2:57:55PM   

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Posted by FastKnockout

Never heard of this guy. I'll take Alves.

ill 2nd that notion

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Post #3   7/20/11 3:28:23PM   

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Papy suppose to be a real good judo expert
Good fight

Post #4   7/20/11 4:01:01PM