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Chris Weidman Accepts Gegard Mousasi’s Challenge

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Chris Weidman will get another chance to shine in New York, as the former middleweight champion meets Gegard Mousasi at UFC 210.

Set for April 8, the event marks the first UFC card in Buffalo since 1995. It will take place from inside the KeyBank Center.

Weidman (13-2) has dropped two straight, losing the belt to Luke Rockhold and falling via knockout to Yoel Romero. Prior to that, he had won 13 in a row, including wins over Vitor Belfort, Lyoto Machida and twice vs. Anderson Silva.

Mousasi (41-6-2) is on a four-fight win streak, stopping Uriah Hall, Belfort and Thiago Santos, along with a decision over Thales Leites.

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