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Erik Perez-Byron Bloodworth Set For UFC 155

Bantamweights Erik Perez and Byron Bloodworth will square off in December at UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II. The card takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Perez-Bloodworth was announced by UFC officials Monday, and will likely be part of the prelim on December 29. The main event boasts Junior dos Santos defending his UFC heavyweight title against Cain Velasquez.

Perez (12-4) has won both his UFC fights. The Team Jackson-trained fighter is on a seven-fight win streak.

Bloodworth (6-2) lost to Mike Easton at featherweight earlier this year. The loss snapped a three-fight win streak.