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UFC 169 lineup set, lightweights Green and Trujillo open PPV

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The lineup is set for February’s “UFC 169: Cruz vs. Barao” event. Twelve bouts are slated for the show, which takes place Super Bowl weekend.

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MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)

Dominick Cruz vs. Renan Barao – bantamweight title unification bout
Jose Aldo vs. Ricardo Lamas – for featherweight title
Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem
Ali Bagautinov vs. John Lineker
Bobby Green vs. Abel Trujillo

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)

John Makdessi vs. Alan Patrick
Chris Cariaso vs. Kyoji Horiguchi
Nick Catone vs. Tom Watson
Al Iaquinta vs. Kevin Lee

PRELIMINARY CARD (MMAjunkie, 6:30 p.m. ET)

Andy Enz vs. Clint Hester
Rashid Magomedov vs. Tony Martin
Neil Magny vs. Gasan Umalatov


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Sick card

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Besides the Main Card I'm looking forward to see how the young undefeated Motown Phenom will do one the big stage.

Lee is very young and has never faced a professional fighter with a losing record. Last 3 fights have been finishes. He also has a couple of really solid wins including a win over BAMMA Lightweight Champion Mansour Barnaoui who recently ran right thru former UFC fighter and TUF Smashes runner-up Colin "Freakshow" Fletcher.

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This card looks immaculate!!! Cruz v Barao is gonna be legendary!!!

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Prelims look like shit

Green vs Trujillo should be main featured prelim

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Posted by prozacnation1978

Prelims look like shit



I agree for the most part, but I'm actually pretty excited to see Horiguchi at flyweight.

I'm also interested in seeing Lee's debut against Iaquinta, and I always enjoy watching Makdessi fight.

Post #6   12/28/13 2:52:18PM