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Nate Diaz vs. Marcus Davis Official for UFC 118 Main Card

Nate DiazA welterweight matchup between Nate Diaz and Marcus Davis, first reported in May, is now official for the pay-per-view main card of “UFC 118: Edgar vs. Penn 2,” which takes place on August 28 at TD Garden in Boston.

After dropping 3 of his last 4, The Ultimate Fighter 5 winner Diaz (12-5) moved up to 170-pounds with a first-round TKO of Rory Markham in March at UFC 111, while Davis (17-6) rebounded from back-to-back losses with a second-round TKO of Jonathan Goulet at May’s UFC 113.

UFC 118 is headlined by a rematch between UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn and also features Randy Couture vs. James Toney, Gray Maynard vs. Kenny Florian, and Nate Marquardt vs. Rousimar Palhares.

Jorge Rivera vs. Alessio Sakara and Joe Lauzon vs. Terry Etim are slated to air live on Spike TV from the UFC 118 preliminary card.

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