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Mark Munoz Back, Meets Caio Magalhaes At UFC 184

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Mark Munoz will return to action this February at UFC 184, taking on Brazilian Caio Magalhaes. The bout was first reported by MMAFighting.com.

Set for February 28 from Los Angeles and the Staples Center, Chris Weidman will defend his middleweight crown against Vitor Belfort in the main event.

Munoz (13-5) is coming off back-to-back losses – both via finish – vs. Lyoto Machida and Gegard Mousasi. Magalhaes is 9-1 in his MMA career, including four straight wins since a loss in his UFC debut.

UPDATE: According to multiple reports, Magalhaes has been forced out with an injury. Munoz will remain on the card against an opponent to be determined. Magalhaes also confirmed the news on his Twitter page, citing a surgery that will keep him out through the early portion of 2015.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Middleweight Championship
Chris Weidman (c) vs. Vitor Belfort

UFC Female Bantamweight Championship
Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Cat Zingano

Heavyweight: Frank Mir vs. Antonio Silva

Middleweight: Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza vs. Yoel Romero

Bantamweight: Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs. Roman Salazar

Welterweight: Josh Koscheck vs. Jake Ellenberger

Welterweight: Richard Walsh vs. Alan Jouban

Middleweight: Mark Munoz vs. TBA

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