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  1. Michael Bisping vs Rashad Evans
    Michael Bisping
    26-7-0 Record 24-3-1
    6' 2" Height 5' 11"
    185lbs (84kg) Weight 205lbs (93kg)
    75 Reach 74
    Rashad Evans
  2. Thiago Silva vs Houston Alexander
    Thiago Silva
    16-3-0, 2NC Record 9-5-0, 1NC
    6' 2" Height 6' 0"
    205lbs (93kg) Weight 215lbs (97kg)
    Reach
    Houston Alexander
  3. Joe Doerksen vs Ed Herman
    Joe Doerksen
    45-14-0 Record 23-10-0, 1NC
    6' 0" Height 6' 2"
    185lbs (84kg) Weight 185lbs (84kg)
    74 Reach 73
    Ed Herman
  4. Ryo Chonan vs Karo Parisyan
    Ryo Chonan
    15-10-0 Record 26-6-0, 1NC
    5' 9" Height 5' 10"
    170lbs (77kg) Weight 170lbs (77kg)
    Reach
    Karo Parisyan
  5. Frankie Edgar vs Spencer Fisher
    Frankie Edgar
    17-4-1 Record 25-9-0
    5' 6" Height 5' 7"
    145lbs (65kg) Weight 155lbs (70kg)
    68 Reach 68
    Spencer Fisher
  6. Chris Lytle vs Thiago Alves
    Chris Lytle
    41-18-4 Record 25-9-0
    5' 11" Height 5' 9"
    170lbs (77kg) Weight 170lbs (77kg)
    Reach 68
    Thiago Alves
  7. Jason Reinhardt vs Joe Lauzon
    Jason Reinhardt
    18-1-0 Record 24-10-0
    5' 6" Height 5' 10"
    155lbs (70kg) Weight 155lbs (70kg)
    Reach 70
    Joe Lauzon
  8. Luke Caudillo vs Marcus Aurelio
    Luke Caudillo
    15-8-0 Record 18-8-0
    5' 7" Height 5' 10"
    155lbs (70kg) Weight 155lbs (70kg)
    Reach
    Marcus Aurelio
  9. Akihiro Gono vs Tamdan McCrory
    Akihiro Gono
    28-14-7 Record 12-3-0
    5' 9" Height 6' 4"
    170lbs (77kg) Weight 170lbs (77kg)
    Reach
    Tamdan McCrory