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Rustam Khabilov-Yancy Medeiros Scheduled For UFC 159

The fight card for UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen in April is rapidly filling up. UFC officials announced lightweights Rustam Khabilov and Yancy Medeiros have signed to meet.

The card goes down April 27 from New Jersey’s Prudential Center. The bout will be part of the prelims.

Khabilov (15-1) knocked out Vinc Pichel last year to earn a victory in his UFC debut. He is on a four-fight win streak overall.

Medeiros (9-0) went 2-0 while competing in Strikeforce. He will be making his UFC debut, and owns six knockout victories in nine fights.