In lightweight news, TUF favorite Joe "J-Lau" Lauzon and Curt "The War" Warburton have agreed to throw down. Those fights will take place June 26 at UFC on Versus in Pittsburgh.
Lauzon hasn't fought since November when he suffered a submission loss to George Sotiropoulos in Detroit. Warburton, a product of the Wolfslair Academy, earned his first UFC victory in February with a hard-fought decision win over Polish prospect Maciej Jewtuzsko at UFC 127. With a packed-to-the-gills lightweight division, every fight is now a must-win at 155 lbs in the UFC.
Joe "J-Lau" Lauzon (19-6)
Loss George Sotiropoulos - submission (kimura) - UFC 123
Win Gabe Ruediger - submission (armbar) - UFC 118
Loss Sam Stout - unanimous decision - UFC 108
Curt "The War" Warburton (7-2)
Win Maciej Jewtuzsko - unanimous decision - UFC 127
Loss Spencer Fisher - unanimous decision - UFC 120
Win Tom Maguire - unanimous decision - Strike and Submit 12