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Jim Miller vs. Mark Bocek, Kurt Pellegrino Added to March’s UFC 111 in New Jersey

Jim MillerA lightweight matchup between Jim Miller and Mark Bocek, as well as lightweight Kurt Pellegrino, have been added to the fight card for UFC 111, which takes place on March 27 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

Miller (16-2) improved to 5-1 in the UFC and won his third-straight with a first-round submission of Duane Ludwig at UFC 108 earlier this month, while Bocek (8-2) is also riding a three-fight win streak, most-recently defeating Joe Brammer at the TUF 10 Finale in December.

Pellegrino (14-4) upped his UFC record to 6-3 over his last three fights with victories over Thiago Tavares, Rob Emerson, and, most-recently in August, Josh Neer. An opponent for “Batman” has yet to be determined.

UFC 111 is headlined by welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre vs. Dan Hardy, and also features a heavyweight interim title matchup between Frank Mir and Shane Carwin.

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