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Frank Edgar vs. Matt Wiman Booked For December 10th

Frank EdgarLightweights Frank Edgar and Matt Wiman have agreed to clash at UFC Fight Night 16 “UFC Fights for the Troops” on December 10th in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The event will air live on Spike TV. recently confirmed the 155-pound matchup.

After winning eight-straight fights to begin his career, including his first three bouts in the UFC over Tyson Griffin, Mark Bocek, and Spencer Fisher, Edgar was defeated by Gray Maynard via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 13. Edgar bounced back to beat Hermes Franca via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 14 in July.

Despite losing to Spencer Fisher in his UFC debut Matt Wiman appeared on The Ultimate Fighter 5 but was defeated by eventual-finalist Manny Gamburyan via decision in the quarterfinals. He has since won four-straight fights in the UFC over Brian Geraghty, Michihiro Omigawa, Justin Buchholz, and Thiago Tavares.

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