More Canucks added to UFC 161 card

UFC fighter Mitch Clarke onstage during weigh-ins for UFC 149 July 20, 2012 in Calgary, Alta. (JIM...

UFC fighter Mitch Clarke onstage during weigh-ins for UFC 149 July 20, 2012 in Calgary, Alta. (JIM WELLS/QMI AGENCY)

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, Last Updated: 9:22 PM ET

A couple of Canadian fighters have been added to UFC 161 in Winnipeg.

Lightweight Mitch Clarke of Saskatoon will face England's John Maguire while light-heavyweight Ryan Jimmo of Edmonton will face Croatian Igor Pokrajac, UFC officials announced Tuesday.

Other Canadians on the June 15 card include welterweight Sean Pierson of Toronto and lightweight Sam Stout of London, Ont.

Other key matchups at the MTS Centre will have Renan Barao defend his interim bantamweight title against Eddie Wineland in the main event, light-heavyweights Mauricio Rua against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Rashad Evans against Dan Henderson.


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