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Chris Weidman In Against Jesse Bongfeldt at UFC 131 on June 11

Middleweight prospect Chris Weidman has agreed to replace injured Ultimate Fighter 11 winner Court McGee and will now meet Jesse Bongfeldt on the preliminary card of UFC 131 on June 11 in Vancouver, MMA Fighting reports.

Weidman (5-0) made his UFC debut on two weeks notice last month with a unanimous decision over veteran Alessio Sakara, while Bongfeldt (21-7-1) fought Rafael Natal to a draw in his Octagon debut in December.

The UFC 131 fight card is headlined by The Ultimate Fighter 13 coaches Brock Lesnar vs. Junior dos Santos for the next shot at heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez.

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