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UFC Fight Night 83: Lineup Gets Two New Fights

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Brad Pickett will return to England for his next bout, taking on Henry Briones at UFC Fight Night 83.

Set for February 27 from The O2 in London, the card is expected to feature Gegard Mousasi vs. Michael Bisping.

Pickett (24-11) sports a 4-6 mark inside the Octagon overall, including three straight losses. Briones (16-5-1) is 1-1 over two fights with the UFC.

The other bantamweight contest announced pits Davey Grant (9-2) against Marlon Vera (7-2-1). Grant, a runner-up on The Ultimate Fighter, has not competed since that 2013 loss to Chris Holdsworth.

Below is the current lineup:

Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Gegard Mousasi

Featherweight: Makwan Amirkhani vs. Mike Wilkinson

Lightweight: Rustam Khabilov vs. Norman Parke

Welterweight: Tom Breese vs. Keita Nakamura

Bantamweight: Brad Pickett vs. Henry Briones

Bantamweight: Davey Grant vs. Marlon Vera

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