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Dana White on Cruz-Faber at UFC 148

UFC bantamweight fighter Urijah Faber is a coach

UFC bantamweight fighter Urijah Faber is a coach on "The Ultimate Fighter: Live" premiering on FX March 9, 2012. (Credit: FX)

Urijah Faber will remain on the UFC 148 fight card in the wake of bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz's torn anterior cruciate ligament.

UFC president Dana White said Faber will fight a to-be-determined opponent for the interim bantanweight title on July 7 in Las Vegas. White also said that lightweight champion Ben Henderson will defend his title against Frankie Edgar on Aug. 11.

 

Tags: urijah faber , dominick cruz , ufc 148 , dana white

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