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Joseph Benavidez, Deiveson Figueiredo to rematch for vacant UFC flyweight belt in July   [View Full Version]
Braden » Posted 3/6/12 2:55:00PM

The UFC will make a second attempt at crowning a new flyweight champion this summer.

Top contender Joseph Benavidez and Deiveson Figueiredo will run it back for the vacant 125-pound belt in July. A date is still being finalized, but the bout is expected to take place July 18, according to person with knowledge of the situation told MMA Junkie. The person requested anonymity since the UFC has yet to make an official announcement.

The UFC’s July 18 event does not have a location or venue at this time.

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