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Chris Leben vs Karlos Vemola at UFC 155

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Dana White said recently he's pulling for Chris Leben when the suspended middleweight returns. Now that return has a date.

Leben (22-8 MMA, 12-7 UFC), whose suspension will be lifted in November, will face Karlos Vemola (9-3 MMA, 2-3 UFC) at the UFC's year-end show, UFC 155. UFC officials on Wednesday announced the fight booking.

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Post #1   9/12/12 8:19:27PM   

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Post #2   9/12/12 8:22:26PM   

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I never would have guessed this would be his return fight but hopefully he can put it together.

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I thought Vemola was cut? Tough fight for Leben if his TDD and cardio isn't in top shape

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Definitely a tough fight for Leben, but he has been on the gym for a while now, so I fully expect him to come out looking great!!

Post #5   9/12/12 9:36:05PM   

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Good scrap I would love to see Leben get knocked out in his return not a big fan of his

Post #6   9/12/12 9:36:33PM   

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Glad to see Leben back but I fear this is the beginning of the end for him unless what Dana said months ago about his new mentality is true.

Post #7   9/12/12 10:00:41PM   

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He's been keeping up with his training during the suspension so I don't think he'll have much trouble against Vemola.

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It'll look like Leben/Simpson.

Post #9   9/12/12 10:10:21PM   

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Vemola via rock bottom

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I only like it if Vemola trades with Leben, but I doubt he will throughout the fight.

Post #11   9/12/12 10:37:39PM   

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Good fight. Should be on fx prelims

Post #12   9/12/12 10:54:06PM   

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I actually think if he clips Leben the counter will be too much for him....Leben all day by KO or Decision.

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Literally just looked Leben up last night cuz I was curious as to when his suspension was up

Post #14   9/13/12 12:43:32AM   

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this match is a KO guarantee love it

Post #15   9/13/12 8:57:09AM