Danny Castillo vs. Shamar Bailey at UFC 139 in San Jose, California on Nov. 19th

Former WEC fighter, Danny Castillo will meet former “Ultimate Fighter” cast member, Shamar Bailey at UFC 139 in San Jose, California on November 19th, 2011. The bout was officially announced by the Las Vegas promotion meaning official bout agreements have most likely been signed.

Castillo went 5-3 overall in the WEC before making the switch to the UFC when he defeated “Ultimate Fighter” season two winner and former title contender, Joe Stevenson via unanimous decision. He returned to the octagon at UFC on Versus 5 losing a decision to Jacob Volkmann.

Bailey picked up a TUF season finale win over Ryan McGillivray earning a unanimous decision on the judges scorecards. His second fight never went so well after he dropped to 155 pounds and sufferd a hard-fought unanimous decision defeat to Evan Dunham.

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