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Brisbane To Host First Ultimate Fighting Championship Event In December

Brisbane, Australia "will host its first-ever Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event in December, headlined by Sydney-based heavyweight Mark Hunt and Brazilian Antonio Silva," according to the AAP. Hunt "will take on top five-ranked mixed martial artist Silva in the five-round main event at Brisbane Entertainment Centre" on Dec. 7. The Queensland capital "is the third Australian city to host a UFC event, following last year's visit to the Gold Coast and three stops in Sydney" since '10 (AAP, 9/9).