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*