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Yves Edwards vs. Rafaello Oliveira Added to UFC on Versus 6 Fight Card

Yves EdwardsA lightweight matchup between veteran Yves Edwards and Brazilian Rafaello Oliveira has been added to the UFC on Versus 6 fight card on October 1 in Washington, D.C., UFC officials announced on Thursday.

Edwards (40-17-1) suffered a first-round KO to Sam Stout in June after earning Submission and Fight of the Night honors in a win over Cody McKenzie in January, while Oliveira (14-4) was submitted by Gleison Tibau in his return to the Octagon after going 1-2 in his first stint with the promotion.

UFC on Versus 6 is headlined by bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz vs. Demetrious Johnson and also includes Charlie Brenneman vs. Anthony Johnson, Pat Barry vs. Stefan Struve, and Mac Danzig vs. Matt Wiman.

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