UFC 212: 3 bouts added

Rio de Janieiro’s UFC 212 has three new bouts and one of them includes Brazil’s former TUF Brazil winner Antonio Carlos Jr. (7-2-0).

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Carlos, 26, will be taking on TUF 23 alum Eric Spicely (10-1-0) in what should be a middleweight ground battle.

Carlos’ colleague Johnny Eduardo (28-10-0) will battle Matthew Lopez (9-1-0), while Marco Beltran (8-4-0) will welcome undefeated Deiveson Alcantara (11-0-0) to the octagon.

UFC 212 is scheduled to take place June 3 at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The current card lineup is:

Max Holloway (17-3-0) vs Jose Aldo (26-2-0)

Claudia Gadelha (14-2-0) vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz (10-1-0)

Antonio Carlos Jr. (7-2-0) vs Eric Spicely (10-1-0)

Johnny Eduardo (28-10-0) vs Matthew Lopez (9-1-0)

Marco Beltran vs Deiveson Alcantara (11-0-0)

More bouts are expected to be announced.



Kenai is a former Postmedia Network online news and sports editor. He is the Editor-in-Chief for MMA Crossfire.


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