The bout was announced by officials today via UFC.com.
UFC 152 will feature a headline bout between Joseph Benavidez and Demetrious Johnson who will battle for the UFC Flyweight title. The co-main event will feature the middleweight clash between Michael Bisping and Brian Stann. The main card for the event will air LIVE on PPV with the prelims expected to air on FX/Fuel TV.
Simeon Thoresen joined the UFC in April, picking up a second round submission victory over Besam Yousef at the ‘UFC on Fuel TV: Gustafsson vs. Silva’ event. Prior to that he built up a solid record fighting for various international MMA promotions.
Seth Baczynski is currently riding a five fight winning streak, most recently defeating Lance Benoist via decision at UFC on FX 3 in June. Prior to that he defeated both Clay Harvison and Matt Brown via second round submission, giving him three consecutive UFC victories.
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