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Jim Miller vs. Joe Lauzon rematch announced for UFC on FOX

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Fresh off a pair of first-round knockout wins, Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon are set to reprise one of the most exciting fights in UFC history.

The veteran lightweights will meet at the UFC on FOX 21 event on Aug. 27 in Vancouver, Canada, the UFC announced on Monday.

Miller and Lauzon engaged in a classic battle at UFC 155 on Dec. 29, 2012, a bout which placed high on the lists of most major Fight of the Year lists. Miller won via unanimous decision in a blood-soaked matchup.

Both fighters are coming off victories at UFC 200. Miller (26-8, 1 NC) finished Takanori Gomi in 2:31 to snap a two-fight losing streak. Lauzon (26-11) finished Diego Sanchez at the 1:26 mark of their fight.

The duo have combined for 21 post-fight bonuses in their UFC careers, with 14 for Lauzon and seven for Miller.

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