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Coming soon: UFC on Fox 9

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis might not be on the card -- he was originally scheduled to take on challenger TJ Grant; injuries knocked both out of the event -- but UFC on Fox 9 still boasts a title fight as its headliner. That would be for the flyweight crown, currently held by Demetrious Johnson. The man he beat to earn it? Joseph Benavidez, who just so happens to be Johnson's opponent this week. Will Benavidez get revenge? How will the other fights be decided?

How will the Joseph Benavidez vs. Demetrious Johnson fight be decided?

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  • How will the Urijah Faber vs. Michael McDonald fight be decided?

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  • How will the Chad Mendes vs. Nik Lentz fight be decided?

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  • How will the Joe Lauzon vs. Mac Danzig fight be decided?

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  • How will the Court McGee vs. Ryan LaFlare fight be decided?

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Dominick Cruz hasn't entered the octagon since October of 2011, which means his top spot in the division is up for grabs. Our experts have Renan Barao as MMA's top bantamweight, but is he your pick? What about Tyson Nam, who's entered the top 10 after winning his first two professional fights? Click our photos below to set your rankings!

MMA bantamweight fighters

Raphael Assuncao

Raphael Assuncao

Record: 19-4-0

Renan Barao

Renan Barao

Record: 30-1-0

Eduardo Dantas

Eduardo Dantas

Record: 15-3-0

TJ Dillashaw

TJ Dillashaw

Record: 8-1-0

Mike Easton

Mike Easton

Record: 13-2-0

Urijah Faber

Urijah Faber

Record: 27-6-0

Bibiano Fernandes

Bibiano Fernandes

Record: 13-3-0

Marcos Galvao

Marcos Galvao

Record: 13-6-1

Scott Jorgensen

Scott Jorgensen

Record: 14-6-0

Michael McDonald

Michael McDonald

Record: 15-2-0

Tyson Nam

Tyson Nam

Record: 2-0-0

Erik Perez

Erik Perez

Record: 13-4-0

Brad Pickett

Brad Pickett

Record: 22-7-0

Eddie Wineland

Eddie Wineland

Record: 20-8-1

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Faber vs. Barao

Urijah Faber and Renan Barao will face off for the UFC's interim bantamweight championship.

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How will the Urijah Faber/Renan Barao fight be decided?

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Boetsch vs. Lombard

Hector Lombard's first UFC event comes against Tim Boetsch, who won against Yushin Okami at UFC 144.

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How will the Tim Boetsch/Hector Lombard fight be decided?

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Riddle vs. Clements

Both Matt Riddle and Chris Clements are coming off wins in prior UFC events -- Riddle against Henry Martinez at UFC 143, and Clements against Keith Wisniewski at UFC 145.

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How will the Matt Riddle/Chris Clements fight be decided?

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Ebersole vs. Head

James Head was originally supposed to face Claude Patrick, but an injury bumped Brian Ebersole up to be his opponent.

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How will the Brian Ebersole/James Head fight be decided?

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McGee vs. Ring

Nick Ring and Court McGee are looking to avenge losses -- for Ring, his loss to Tim Boetsch was his first, while McGee's defeat against Constantinous Philippou was his second.

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How will the Court McGee/Nick Ring fight be decided?

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