Aaron Simpson vs. Mike Pierce at UFC on FX 5 in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Oct. 5th

Welterweights, Aaron Simpson and Mike Pierce will go head-to-head at UFC on FX 5 in Minneapolis, Minnesota on October 5th, 2012. The fight was revealed by sources close to the situation and verbal agreements are thought to be in place.

Simpson recently dropped to the welterweight division after ups-and-downs in the 185 pound division. He was last seen at UFC on FUEL 4 where he took a unanimous decision win over Kenny Robertson.

Pierce, who holds victories over the likes of Paul Bradley and Amilcar Alves, holds a record of 6-3 inside the octagon and was last seen at UFC on FX 3 defeating Brazilian submission artist, Carlos Eduardo Rocha.

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