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UFC 199 Update: Alex Caceres In To Face Cole Miller

UFC 199

Alex Caceres will meet Cole Miller at UFC 199 next month.

Set for June 4 from The Forum in Los Angeles, Caceres steps in on short notice as a replacement for BJ Penn.

The former UFC champion was removed from the card after a potential violation of the anti-doping policy was reported concerning IV usage by Penn.

Caceres (11-8) got back on track with a decision win over Masio Fullen in January following three consecutive losses. He is 5-3 with one no-contest since 2012.

Miller (21-9) replaced Dennis Siver in the original matchup and is coming off a no-contest in January with Jim Alers. Prior to that, he had won two of three.

Below is the current lineup, which will likely see a shift in the FS1 prelims:

Event Date: 2016/06/04
Venue: The Forum
Location: Los Angeles

MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)

UFC Middleweight Championship
Luke Rockhold (c) vs. Michael Bisping

UFC Bantamweight Championship
Dominick Cruz (c) vs. Urijah Faber

Featherweight: Max Holloway vs. Ricardo Lamas

Middleweight: Dan Henderson vs. Hector Lombard

Lightweight: Dustin Poirier vs. Bobby Green


Featherweight: Cole Miller vs. Alex Caceres

Featherweight: Clay Guida vs. Brian Ortega

Lightweight: Beneil Dariush vs. James Vick

Strawweight: Jessica Penne vs. Jessica Andrade


Welterweight: Sean Strickland vs. Tom Breese

Light Heavyweight: Luiz Henrique da Silva vs. Jonathan Wilson

Middleweight: Kevin Casey vs. Elvis Mutapcic

Lightweight: Polo Reyes vs. Dong Hyun Kim