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UFC Fight Night 61 Adds Matt Dwyer-William Macario

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Welterweights Matt Dwyer and William Macario will square off this February at UFC Fight Night 61 from Brazil.

Officials added the bout to the February 22 lineup from the Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul. The main card airs on FOX Sports 1 and features Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira.

Dwyer (7-2) lost his Octagon debut to Albert Tumenov earlier this year, falling via knockout in just 63 seconds. He had won five straight prior to the defeat.

Macario (7-2) is 1-2 with the UFC and was a finalist on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2. His lone win with the promotion came vs. Bobby Voelker via decision.

Below is the current lineup:

Light Heavyweight: Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira

Middleweight: Cezar Ferreira vs. Sam Alvey

Lightweight: Adriano Martins vs. Rustam Khabilov

Welterweight: Matt Dwyer vs. William Macario