UFC 162 Norman Parke vs. Kazuki Tokudome added


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Irish MMA fighter Norman Parke (17-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Japanese mixed martial artist Kazuki Tokudome (12-3-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will battle at UFC 162.

UFC officially confirmed the lightweight bout.

UFC 162 takes place on July 6 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Parke, winner of "TUF: The Smashes", is holding a seven-fight win streak where in the last fight he won his TUF teammate Colin Fletcher by unanimous decision at UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson on 15th of December 2012 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Tokudome holds a three-fight win streak and in his last fight the Japanese scored a unanimous decision victory over Brazilian Cristiano Marcello at UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs. Stann on March 3 in Saitama, Japan.

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