dos anjos shalorus
There's an intriguing lightweight match-up now set for the UFC on FUEL TV 3 fight card as Rafael dos Anjos will put his jits to the test against Kamal Shalorus on May 15, 2012, at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia.
The UFC brass brought word of the 155-pound scrap earlier today.
Dos Anjos has been hot and cold over the past two years, recently sandwiching a knockout loss over George Sotiropoulos at UFC 132 between losses to Clay Guida at UFC 117 and Gleison Tibau at UFC 139. He currently stands at 4-4 under the ZUFFA banner.
Shalorus is also trying to get back into the win column and may even be fighting for his job. His UFC debut was a technical knockout loss to Jim Miller in March 2011 and he followed that up by tapping out to Khabib Nurmagomedov earlier this year.
Here's the current UFC on FUEL TV 3 fight card and line up:
145 lbs.: Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung
155 lbs.: Donald Cerrone vs. Jeremy Stephens
205 lbs.: Thiago Silva vs. Igor Pokrajac
185 lbs.: Jason MacDonald vs. Tom Lawlor
170 lbs.: Jorge Lopez vs. Amir Sadollah
135 lbs.: Mike Easton vs. Yves Jabouin
155 lbs.: Cody McKenzie vs. Aaron Riley
185 lbs.: Brad Tavares vs. Dongi Yang
135 lbs.: Jeff Curran vs. Johnny Eduardo
155 lbs.: Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Kamal Shalorus
135 lbs.: Azamat Gashimov vs. Alex Soto
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