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Yves Jabouin vs. Eddie Wineland Set for UFC on FOX 10

Bantamweight fighters Yves Jabouin and Eddie Wineland are set to face off on the preliminary card of UFC on FOX 10, which takes place January 25 at the United Center in Chicago, Il.

 

By Christopher Murphy @MurphMMA

 

The UFC has added a bantamweight bout between Yves Jabouin and Eddie Wineland to January’s event, UFC on FOX 10: Henderson vs. Thomson.

 

UFC officials have not announced the fight, but the bout was first reported by the Chicago Sun-Times.

 

Canadian Yves Jabouin (19-8) is coming off a recent win against Dustin Pague at UFC 161 in June.  The Tri-Star gym fighter holds a 4-2 record inside the UFC.

 

Eddie Wineland (20-9) most recently fought for the interim UFC bantamweight championship against Renan Bara after two strong wins over Brad Pickett and Scott Jorgenson.  Against Jabouin, Wineland will be looking to get back in the win column.

 

UFC on FOX 10 takes place January 25 at the United Center in Chicago, Il, and it will feature a headline fight between former lightweight champion Benson Henderson and top 155-lb. contender Josh Thomson.  Jabouin vs. Wineland is expected to be part of the preliminary card, which will air on FOX Sports 1.

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