Irishman Norman Parke vs Jon Tuck added to UFC on FOX 7

The Ultimate Fighter winner ‘Stormin’ Norman Parke vs Jon Tuck has been added to UFC on FOX 7 on 20th April 2013 in California.

UFC on FOX 7 will be headlined by Benson Henderson vs Gilbert Melendez for the UFC lightweight championship. Also on the card is Daniel Cormier vs Frank Mir and Nate Diaz vs Josh Thomson.

UFC officials announced the fight late last night.

Norman Parke (17-2) is coming off a dominant decision victory over Colin ‘Freakshow’ Fletcher in the TUF: The Smashes finale and had previously called out fellow TUF winner Colton Smith, however the UFC have decided to match Norman up with Jon Tuck.

Jon Tuck is undefeated as a professional in 7 bouts with 3 KO/TKOs and 3 submission victories to his name and is 1-0 inside the Octagon following a decision win over Tiequan Zhang back in November 2012.

 

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