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UFC 161 Receives John Maguire-Mitch Clarke

Lightweights John Maguire and Mitch Clarke will square off at UFC 161: Barao vs. Wineland in June. The bout will be the first for Maguire after lightweight, who once fought at 185 pounds.

The card takes place June 15 from the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Canada. The main event boasts Renan Barao defending his interim UFC bantamweight title against Eddie Wineland.

Maguire (18-5) has split his four UFC bouts, including recent losses to Matt Riddle and John Hathaway.

Clarke (9-2) is 0-2 inside the Octagon and in desperate need of a victory. He was defeated by Anton Kuivanen and John Cholish.