As reported by FOX Sports, the Guida vs. Kawajiri tilt adds to the growing UFC Fight Night 39 card, which takes place on April 11.
Guida (30-14) comes into the upcoming fight off a loss to top-ranked flyweight Chad Mendes at UFC 164 in August last year. The Jackson’s MMA product has lost three of his last four fights, but before the skid earned a win over current UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis.
Kawajiri (33-7-2) won his UFC debut last month by submission after a successful career run in Japan. A former Shooto welterweight champion, “Crusher” has notable wins over Josh Thomson and Michihiro Omigawa.
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