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UFC Fight Night 78: Henry Cejudo-Jussier Formiga Set

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Unbeaten U.S. Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo will try to move one step closer to a flyweight title shot when he meets Jussier Formiga at UFC Fight Night 78.

Set for November 21 from Mexico, the card features a main event between Matt Brown and Kelvin Gastelum.

Cejudo (9-0) has picked up three straight decision wins since signing with the promotion, downing Chico Camus, Chris Cariaso and Dustin Kimura. At one time, he was rumored for a potential fight with Joseph Benavidez.

Formiga (18-3) is on a three-fight win streak, downing Wilson Reis, Zach Makovsky and Scott Jorgensen.

Below is the current lineup:

Welterweight: Matt Brown vs. Kelvin Gastelum

Flyweight: Henry Cejudo vs. Jussier Formiga

Featherweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Ricardo Lamas

Lightweight: Efrain Escudero vs. Leandro Silva

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