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Tuesday, 06/05/2012, 02:33 pm

Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin In The Works For UFC 151 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister
A featherweight bout is in the works for the September 1st UFC 151.

On the Las Vegas card Denis Siver & Eddie Yagin are set to square off according to MMANytt.se who report that verbal agreements are in place from both Siver and Yagin.

Denis Siver will stay in the Featherweight division after an impressive debut defeating top contender Diego Nunes in Sweden. Yagin the former Tachi Palace Fights featherweight champion upset the odds at UFC 145 defeating former number one contender Mark Hominick via split decision. The win gave Yagin his first victory in the UFC as well as the Fight Of The Night bonus.

The UFC 151 event is expected to be headlined by a Light-Heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Dan Henderson.

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