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UFC 196 Lands Ovince Saint Preux-Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante

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According to the “UFC Tonight” Twitter account, Ovince Saint Preux and Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante have been booked for UFC 196.

Set for February 6 from Las Vegas, the event features a headline fight between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum for the heavyweight title.

The 32-year-old Saint-Preux (18-7) is coming off an August submission loss to Glover Teixeira that snapped a two-fight win streak. Cavalcante (12-6) has dropped two straight, falling to Patrick Cummins and Ryan Bader.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Heavyweight Championship
Fabricio Werdum (c) vs. Cain Velasquez

Welterweight: Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson

Heavyweight: Roy Nelson vs. Jared Rosholt

Lightweight: Josh Burkman vs. KJ Noons

Welterweight: Mike Pyle vs. Sean Spencer

Light Heavyweight: Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante vs. Ovince Saint Preux