Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Added To UFC 192

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The UFC continues to stack the UFC 192 pay-per-view card as UFC officials announced (through the Houston Chronicle on Monday) that former flyweight title contenders face off when Joseph Benavidez takes on Ali Bagautinov.

Joseph Benavidez is on a three-fight winning streak coming into this fight. He’s fresh off a win over John Moraga on May 23, 2015, at UFC 187 by unanimous decision.

Bagautinov hasn’t fought in over a year and his last fight was a unanimous decision loss to Demetrious Johnson on June 14, 2014, at UFC 174 for the UFC flyweight championship.

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Women’s strawweight Rose Namajunas will also return to face Angela Hill at the event. Namajunas is 2-2 in her pro MMA career, which has seen her last two bouts be losing efforts thanks to Tecia Torres and Carla Esparza.

Angela Hill holds a 2-1 pro MMA record and is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Tecia Torres at UFC 188.

UFC 192 takes place Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 at Houston’s Toyota Center. The main card airs on pay-per-view (PPV) following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.

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The latest UFC 192 card includes:

Champ Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson – for light heavyweight title

Ryan Bader vs. Rashad Evans

Shawn Jordan vs. Ruslan Magomedov

Yair Rodriguez vs. Dan Hooker

Julianna Pena vs. Jessica Eye

Johny Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley

Derrick Lewis vs. Anthony Hamilton

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov

Rose Namajunas vs. Angela Hill