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UFC 189 Picks Up Bantamweights Cody Garbrandt, Henry Briones

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Bantamweights Cody Garbrandt and Henry Briones have been added to the upcoming UFC 189 card, officials announced recently.

Set for July 11 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, two UFC titles will be on the line that night. Conor McGregor challenges Jose Aldo for the featherweight belt, while Robbie Lawler defends his welterweight title against Rory MacDonald.

Garbrandt (6-0) is unbeaten in his MMA career, including a victory over Marcus Brimage earlier this year. Briones (16-4-1) won his debut with the UFC, topping Guido Cannetti.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Featherweight Championship
Jose Aldo (c) vs. Conor McGregor

UFC Welterweight Championship
Robbie Lawler (c) vs. Rory MacDonald

Welterweight: Matt Brown vs. Nate Diaz

Featherweight: Dennis Bermudez vs. Jeremy Stephens

Welterweight: Gunnar Nelson vs. John Hathaway

Welterweight: Brandon Thatch vs. John Howard

Welterweight: Mike Swick vs. Alex Garcia

Bantamweight: Cody Garbrandt vs. Henry Briones