Welterweights Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson and Chris Clements are all set to throw down at UFC 165 in Toronto. Thompson rebounded from his first career loss at UFC 160 with a win over Nah-Shon Burrell. Clements lost his last bout to Matt Riddle at UFC 149, but the result was turned to a ‘No Contest’ when Riddle failed his post fight drug test.
Sportsnet was the first to report the bout. UFC 165: Jones Vs Gustafsson takes place September 21 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada. In the main event, Defending Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones will put his title on the line against Alexander Gustafsson. In the co-main event Interim Bantamweight Champion Renan Barao will put his belt on the line against Eddie Wineland.
Get ready TO! “@ShowdownJoe: Breaking news: additions to #UFC165: LW Michel Prazeres vs Mark Bocek & WW Stephen Thompson vs Chris Clements.”
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