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Karlos Vemola Debuts vs. Jon Madsen at UFC 116 in July

Jon MadsenA matchup between undefeated heavyweights is in the works for UFC 116, as Czech prospect Karlos Vemola is expected to make his UFC debut against The Ultimate Fighter 10 castmember Jon Madsen on the preliminary card of the July 3 event in Las Vegas, according to WHOA TV.

Vemola (7-0) has never gone past the first round while fighting exclusively in England, earning four submissions and three knockouts, while Madsen (5-0) has earned decisions over Justin Wren and Mostapha Al-Turk in the UFC.

UFC 116 is headlined by the anticipated return of heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar vs. interim title-holder Shane Carwin, and also includes Wanderlei Silva vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama, Kurt Pellegrino vs. George Sotiropoulos, Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo, and Nate Marquardt vs. Alessio Sakara.

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