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Thursday, 06/28/2012, 08:30 pm

Phil Davis Vs Wagner Pradro Official For UFC on FOX 4 | MMA NEWS

A very good light-heavyweight matchup between two guys with bright futures is official and set to take place at UFC on Fox 4. Phil Davis will battle Wagner Prado at the Staples Center in Los Angeles August 4.

Mr. Wonderful was slated to take on Chad Griggs on the card but Griggs was bit by the injury bug and was forced to withdraw.
Davis (9-1) is coming off of his first loss in the UFC and is looking to pick up a win in a tough opponent in Prado. The former Penn State wrestler loss to Rashad Evans in January at another UFC on Fox event,the two clashes in the main event. This fight is expected to be on the prelim card of the night.

Prado, A Team Nogueira product enters the octagon with an undefeated record and is hoping to stay that way against the former D-1 wrestler. Prado will attempt to shine on the big stage for the first time in his career and send Davis down the ladder with two straight losses.

The main event at UFC on Fox 4 features two studs in Brandon Vera and Shogun Rua. August 4 live from the Staples Center is when all the free action will go down.

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