Mike Pierce vs. Julio Paulino has been official announced for the UFC on Versus 1 preliminary card.

Mike Pierce whom recently lost a unanimous decision against the UFC veteran Jon Fitch, made his UFC debut in a surprise upset over Brock Larson by unanimous decision.

Julio Paulino is a promising young prospect coming out of Alaska . Paulino recently defeated UFC veteran Rob Yundt to retain his 185-pound title with the quickly growing Alaska Fighting Championships. Again returning to the 170-pound division, he looks for his eighth consecutive win.

This should be the final icing on the cake to complete UFC on Versus 1  card taking place March 21 at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Co. Here is the full fight card:


  • Jon Jones vs. Brandon Vera
  • Junior Dos Santos vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
  • Paul Buentello vs. Cheick Kongo


  • James Irvin vs. Alessio Sakara
  • Shannon Gugerty vs. Clay Guida
  • Eliot Marshall vs. Vladimir Matyushenko
  • John Howard vs. Daniel Roberts
  • Chase Gormley vs. Brendan Schaub
  • Julio Paulino vs. Mike Pierce
  • Jason Brilz vs. Eric Schafer
  • Darren Elkins vs. Duane “Bang” Ludwig*