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UFC 187 Adds Second Flyweight Scrap Between John Dodson-Zach Makovsky

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Officials have added another flyweight contest to UFC 187, as John Dodson returns to meet Zach Makovsky.

Set for May 23 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the card boasts two title fights in Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson and Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort.

Dodson (16-6) has lost just once in six Octagon appearances, losing to current division kingpin Demetrious Johnson. He is a former No. 1 contender and ex-Ultimate Fighter winner who suffered a knee injury last year that forced him to the sidelines.

Makovsky (19-5) has gone 3-1 since signing with the promotion and is a former Bellator champion. He recently scored a decision victory over Tim Elliott.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Anthony Johnson

UFC Middleweight Championship
Chris Weidman (c) vs. Vitor Belfort

Lightweight: Donald Cerrone vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Heavyweight: Travis Browne vs. Andrei Arlovski

Flyweight: Joseph Benavidez vs. John Moraga

Flyweight: John Dodson vs. Zach Makovsky