Some fans thought Faber would retire after his last performance against Jimmie Rivera at UFC 203, a convincing unanimous decision loss. But with this announcement, it appears Faber is eager to redeem himself for his last performance.
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Meanwhile, Pickett will also look to avenge the submission loss against Luri Alcantara at UFC 204.
— UFC (@ufc) October 18, 2016
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