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UFC 171: Sean Spencer Welcomes Alex Garcia To Dallas

UFC 171: Sean Spencer Welcomes Alex Garcia To Dallas

Welterweights Sean Spencer and Alex Garcia have agreed to meet at UFC 171 this March, officials announced recently.

The bout will take place March 15 from Dallas and the American Airlines Center. The main event boasts Jon Jones defending his UFC light heavyweight title against Glover Teixeira.

Spencer (11-2) has rebounded from a submission loss to Rafael Natal in his Octagon debut to top both Yuri Villefort and Drew Dober via decision in the past few months. He is 5-1 in his last six overall.

Garcia (11-1) debuted inside the Octagon with a knockout of Ben Wall in 43 seconds earlier this month. He is on a five-fight win streak that includes four finishes.

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