Johnny Bedford recently took to Twitter to reveal an upcoming fight at UFC 159: Jones Vs Sonnen, announcing that he would take on the undefeated Erik Perez at the card slated for April 27 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.
Time to make it official! I am fighting Erik Perez, April 27th at #UFC159. Both undefeated in the @ufc Sorry homie but your 0 must go!!
UFC 159 will be headlined by a light heavyweight championship fight between defending champion Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen.
UFC 159: Jones Vs Sonnen
Date: April 27, 2013
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Venue: Prudential Center
- Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen*
- Alan Belcher vs. Michael Bisping
- Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes
- Pat Healy vs. Jim Miller
- Cheick Kongo vs. Roy Nelson
- Sheila Gaff vs. Sara McMann
- Johnny Bedford vs. Erik Perez
- Nick Catone vs. James Head
- Jimy Hettes vs. Steven Siler
- Leonard Garcia vs. Cody McKenzie
- Al Iaquinta vs. Joe Proctor
- Ovince St. Preux vs. Gian Villante
- Rustam Khabilov vs. Yancy Medeiros
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