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UFC Fight Night 63: Chad Mendes-Ricardo Lamas Set

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Three bouts were announced Sunday night for UFC Fight Night 63, including a main event between Chad Mendes and Ricardo Lamas.

The event will take place April 4 from Fairfax, Virginia, airing on FOX Sports 1 during the afternoon.

Mendes (16-2) suffered his second career loss – both to Jose Aldo for the UFC featherweight title – this past October. He had won five in a row prior to that.

Lamas (15-3) has picked up a pair of victories since his defeat to Aldo last February, including a November submission win over Dennis Bermudez.

“It’s a great match up,” Lamas said. “Chad is one of the best in the division. I am excited for this opportunity and we are going to get after it.”

Other bouts announced were Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal and Michael Chiesa vs. Mitch Clarke.

The current lineup is below:

Featherweight: Chad Mendes vs. Ricardo Lamas

Lightweight: Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal

Lightweight: Michael Chiesa vs. Mitch Clarke

Lightweight: Dustin Poirier vs. Diego Ferreira

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