Just prior to the official announcement of his next bout on Monday, Mike Swick took to Twitter to announce he's signed a new deal with the UFC.
The contract runs four fights, though financial terms weren't disclosed.
Later in the day, officials announced Swick will meet fellow welterweight Matt Brown at UFC on FOX 5 in December.
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Matt Brown was dominant in his second round knockout win over Mike Swick at UFC on Fox 5 from the KeyArena in Seattle. read news >>
A featherweight bout intended for the canceled UFC 151 card will instead take place at UFC on FOX 5, as Dennis Siver meets Eddie Yagin.
Additionally, "The Ultimate Fighter: Live" winner Mike Chiesa meets Rafaello Oliveira in a lightweight contest.
UFC officials today announced the two new contests, as well as confirming the John Albert vs. Scott Jorgensen bantamweight fight reported earlier today by MMAjunkie.com. All three bouts are expected to take place on the evening's preliminary car read news >>
UFC light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira knows any time he signs a bout agreement, as he did for this weekend’s UFC on FOX 12 event, there are going to be doubts about his ability to make it through training camp and show up on fight night. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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A featherweight bout between Brian Ortega and Mike De La Torre has joined next month’s UFC on FOX 12 lineup.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
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Ahead of Saturday’s UFC on FOX 11 event, MMAjunkie’s John Morgan and Mike Bohn take you inside the card.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: UFC on FOX 11 read news >>
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The UFC has signed undefeated featherweight prospects Mirsad Bektic and Chas Skelly for a bout at UFC on Fox 11 in Orlando on April 19th.
Per multiple reports, the UFC has signed undefeated and featherweight prospects Mirsad Bektic and Chas Skelly to fight each other at the UFC on Fox 11 show in Orlando next month.
Skelly is 11-0, with two notable submission wins over current UFC featherweight Daniel Pineda. The NAIA All-American trains out of Team Takedown alongside such notables as Johny Hendr read news >>
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Sean Soriano is out of his featherweight bout against Estevan Payan and has been replaced by Mike Brown at UFC on FOX 11 in Orlando.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: Estevan Payan, Mike Brown, Sean Soriano, UFC on FOX 11 read news >>
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A welterweight bout between promotional newcomers Mike Rhodes and George Sullivan is a late addition to next week’s UFC on FOX 10 card in Chicago.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: George Sullivan, Mike Rhodes, UFC on FOX 10 read news >>
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Daron Cruickshank will meet Mike Rio in a lightweight bout when the UFC returns to the Windy City next month for UFC on FOX 10.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: Daron Cruickshank, Mike Rio, UFC, UFC on FOX 10 read news >>