WEC 48: Takeya Mizugaki vs. Rani Yahya in April

WEC officials have officially announced a bantamweight bout between Takeya Mizugaki (12-4-2 MMA, 1-2 WEC) and Rani Yahya (15-5 MMA, 4-2 WEC) for next month’s WEC 48 event.

WEC 48 marks the WEC’s pay-per-view debut and takes place at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California on April 24th, 2010.

Mizugaki was expected to face Damacio Page on December 19, 2009 at WEC 45, with Page forced off the card due to an injury, top contender Scott Jorgensen stepped in. Mizugaki lost that fight via unanimous decision.

Yahya is also coming of a loss to a top contender, at WEC 45 Yahya suffered a knockout loss to now-top contender Joseph Benavidez, which haulted his 3 fight win streak.

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