UFC president Dana White tweeted tonight that lightweights Nate Diaz and Jim Miller will meet at the May 5th UFC on Fox 3 card at New Jersey's Izod Center. The fight will likely be a #1 contenders match for the UFC lightweight division.
Miller is coming off a big submission win over Melvin Guillard at UFC on FX this past Saturday. Diaz took a decision over Donald Cerrone at UFC 141.
Jim Miller (21-3, 10-2 UFC)
W Melvin Guillard UFC on FX 1 Submission
L Ben Henderson UFC on Versus 5 Decision
W Kamal Shalorus UFC 128 TKO
Nate Diaz (15-7, 10-5 UFC)
W Donald Cerrone UFC 141 Decision
W Takanori Gomi UFC 135 Submission
L Rory MacDonald UFC 129 Decision