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UFC On FX: Melvin Guillard Vs. Jim Miller To Headline Inaugural Event

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)'s booked a main event for the first fight card on FX. According to an announcement on the UFC's website today, UFC lightweights Jim Miller and Melvin Guillard will face another for lightweight hierarchy

"Two of the top ranked lightweights in the UFC have verbally agreed to square off in the main event on FX, as top ten ranked Jim Miller takes on explosive fan favorite Melvin ‘The Young Assassin’ Guillard," said UFC President Dana White.

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There is no official date yet planned for this event, but it's tentatively scheduled for January 20, 2012. There is also no venue planned for this event, but the Bridgestone Arena is rumored to be the venue in Nashville, Tennessee.

The UFC on FX fight card is as follows:

Melvin Guillard vs. Jim Miller
Josh Neer vs. Duane Ludwig
Christian Morecraft vs. Pat Barry

MMA Nation will post fight card announcements as they are made.