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UFC Fight Night 78: Mexico’s Own Set To Compete

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Mexican bantamweight Erik Perez will finally get the chance to compete on home soil, taking on Damian Stasiak at UFC Fight Night 78.

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

Perez (14-6) has won four of six UFC fights. He was forced out of a planned bout at UFC 180 – the debut for the Octagon in Mexico – with an injury.

Stasiak (8-3) lost his first UFC fight to Yaotzin Meza this past April, snapping a five-fight win streak.

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

Bantamweight: Erik Perez vs. Damian Stasiak

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