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Corey Anderson to face Justin Jones at UFC 181

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Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

TUF 19 champion Corey Anderson has received another new opponent for next month's UFC 181.

With Jonathan Wilson out for undisclosed reasons, Anderson has agreed to face Justin Jones on Dec. 6, according to UFC officials Tuesday.

Jones (3-0) will be making his UFC debut.

Anderson, who was originally supposed to face Gian Villante on the card, defeated Matt Van Buren in July to win "The Ultimate Fighter" 19 205-pound contract.

Johny Hendricks will defend his welterweight title in the main event, and Anthony Pettis will try to retain his lightweight title against Gilbert Melendez in the co-main event at UFC 181, which takes place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.