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Jake Hecht Faces T.J. Waldburger at UFC on FX 2 in Australia

Jake HechtAfter successfully making his Octagon debut earlier this month at UFC 140, Jake Hecht will return to action against T.J. Waldburger in a welterweight matchup at UFC on FX 2, which airs live on FX on Friday, March 2 from Sydney, Australia, Hecht recently announced on Twitter.

Hecht (11-2) stepped in on less than a month’s notice and scored a second-round TKO of Rich Attonito at UFC 140 for his fourth-straight win, while Waldburger (14-6) rebounded from a first-round TKO to Johny Hendricks with UFC Fight Night 25’s “Submission of the Night” over newcomer Mike Stumpf.

UFC on FX 2 is headlined by welterweights Thiago Alves and Martin Kampmann and also features flyweights Demetrious Johnson vs. Ian McCall and Joseph Benavidez vs. Yasuhiro Urushitani.

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