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Alves vs. Parisyan signed for UFC Fight Night 13 in Colorado on April 2

The UFC officially announced Saturday afternoon through e-mail that UFC Fight Night 13 is slated for April 2 in Broomfield, Colorado at the Broomfield Event Center.

The advertised main event is a lightweight bout between Massachusetts-natives Kenny Florian and Joe Lauzon. However, a welterweight bout between Karo Parisyan and Thiago Alves is listed as well. Several media outlets had reported that Parisyan vs. Alves was set to take place on April 19 at UFC 84 in Montreal.

The other featured bout announced by the UFC is a light heavyweight match between Stephan Bonnar and Matt Hamill.

A portion of the card will be telecast on Spike TV starting at 9 p.m. ET. The televised portion of the card will serve as a lead in for the season premiere of the seventh season of “The Ultimate Fighter.”

Tickets for the event go on sale to the general public this Wednesday, January 23 but Internet pre-sales will begin as early as tomorrow.