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10 Fights Announced For UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi


UFC will return to Abu Dhabi in April and they have officially announced ten fights that will make up the UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi card.

UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi will be headlined by Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (34-8-1, 1 NC) vs. Roy Nelson (19-9). This card will take place at the Yas Island in United Arab Emirates on April 11, and will also have a featherweight battle between Clay Guida (30-11) and Tatsuya Kawajiri (33-7-2) as the co-main event.

Other fights include Jared Rosholt (9-1) vs. Polish heavyweight Daniel Omielanczuk (16-3-1), Andrew Craig (9-2) faces off against Chris Camozzi (19-7) in the middleweight division. Also at 185 pounds, Thales Leites (22-4) will fight Trevor Smith (11-4).

Rounding out the fight card is Alptekin Ozkilic (9-2) vs. Dustin Ortiz (12-3), Ramsey Nijem (9-4) vs. Beneil Dariush (7-0), Ryan LaFlare (10-0) vs. John Howard (22-8),Jim Alers (12-1) vs. Alan Omer (18-3) and Rani Yahya (19-8) vs. Johnny Bedford (19-11-1).

Tags: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Roy Nelson UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi

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