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Cole Miller vs. Manny Gamburyan slated for UFC on FOX Sports 1 1
by MMAjunkie.com Staff on Jun 11, 2013 at 10:20 pm ET
A featherweight bout between Cole Miller (19-7 MMA, 8-5 UFC) and Many Gamburyan (12-7 MMA, 3-5 UFC) is the 13th, and likely final, addition to August's stacked UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 lineup.
Officials today announced the bout.
UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 takes place Aug. 17 at TD Garden in Boston. It's the promotion's debut show on the new cable network, which launches the same day.
Miller vs. Gamburyan likely will be part of the Facebook-streamed prelims.
Miller recently recently earned a slick first-round submission victory over Bart Palaszewski at The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale. "The Ultimate Fighter 15" cast member halted a two-fight losing streak and a 1-3 skid with the much-needed victory, which marked his 14th submission in 19 career wins.
Gamburyan, meanwhile, halted a three-fight losing streak with a decision victory over Michihiro Omigawa. However, the oft-injured fighter and former WEC title challenger hasn't been in action since that August victory after planned matchups with Chad Mendes and Hacran Dias didn't materialize due to various
The latest UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 card now includes:
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
Mauricio Rua vs. Chael Sonnen
Travis Browne vs. Alistair Overeem
Yuri Alcantara vs. Urijah Faber
Thiago Alves vs. Matt Brown
Uriah Hall vs. Nick Ring
Michael Johnson vs. Joe Lauzon
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 6 p.m. ET)
Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett
Mike Brown vs. Akira Corassani
Conor McGregor vs. Andy Ogle
Diego Brandao vs. Daniel Pineda
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 4:30 p.m. ET)
Manny Gamburyan vs. Cole Miller
Cody Donovan vs. Ovince St. Preux
Ramsey Nijem vs. James Vick
I think the loser will most likely be cut. I'm pulling for Manny.
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