Sean Spencer vs. Alex Garcia Added to UFC 171

December 12, 2013

45-alex-garcia-ufcfn33wA welterweight bout between Sean Spencer and Alex Garcia has been added to the UFC 171 card in Dallas, UFC officials announced on Thursday.

The 170-pound fight adds to the growing fight card, which will take place at American Airlines Center on March 15.

Spencer (11-2) is a winner of two in a row in the UFC. Most recently he fought Drew Dober to a unanimous decision at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale last month.

Garcia (11-1) has just one UFC fight under his belt, but made an impact in the bout with a knockout of Ben Wall at the recent UFC Fight Night 33 card in Australia. Overall, he has won five fights in a row.

UFC 171 will be headlined by a light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and challenger Glover Teixeira.

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