Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi At UFC On FOX 16

A lightweight battle has Joe Lauzon going toe to toe with veteran knockout artist, Takanori Gomi. It was revealed today for the UFC on FOX 16 card set for July 25th in Chicago, Illinois.

The UFC confirmed the news overnight. It is thought verbal agreements are in place on both sides.

The 36-year-old Gomi fought last in September, where he suffered a first-round loss to Myles Jury in Japan. Prior to that he went 3-1 in his previous four appearances.

Lauzon is also seeking rebound from a loss, falling short in January against Al Iaquinta.

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