Diego Sanchez, who just signed a new eight fight contract with the UFC, will now face The Ultimate Fighter 15 standout Miles Jury in a lightweight match up at UFC 171.
Jury puts his 13-0 record on the line against the seven time “Fight of the Night” winner Sanchez, who has won three of his last five, including a loss in a “Fight of the Year” candidate bout against the former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez.
The UFC 171 card takes place March 15 in Dallas, and features a main event fight against UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira.
The card so far is as follows:
Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira
Hector Lombard vs. Jake Shields
Myles Jury vs. Diego Sanchez
Ovince St. Preux vs. Thiago Silva
Bubba McDaniel vs. Tor Troeng
Alex Garcia vs. Sean Spencer
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