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Jose Aldo ready to move up in class

Updated: November 28, 2012, 7:21 PM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo says he'd like to challenge himself at lightweight, following a scheduled title defense against Frankie Edgar in February.

Aldo, 26, will seek the fourth defense of his 145-pound belt at UFC 156 in Las Vegas. He's long expressed interest in becoming the third fighter in UFC history to win belts in multiple weight classes. Randy Couture and B.J. Penn have accomplished the feat.

One reason it has yet to happen for the dominant champ is ...

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