Ovince St. Preux and Gian Villante Fighting at UFC 159

The past UFC announcements regarding Strikeforce combatants making their Octagon debut involve UFC fighters welcoming the group to the promotion. In this case, Strikeforce vets Ovince St. Preux and Gian Villante will meet in a light heavyweight bout scheduled for UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen.

Newsday first reported the match-up and UFC officials later confirmed things. UFC 159 takes place April 27 at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

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