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UFC Fight Night 68: New Main Event Set

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With the decision to move Daniel Cormier to the UFC 189 main event, officials have opted to promote Dan Henderson-Tim Boetsch to the headline act at UFC Fight Night 68.

Set for June 6 from the Smoothie King Center in Louisiana, the main card airs on FOX Sports 1. Cormier vs. Ryan Bader was the original main event, but Bader will be re-booked to a later date.

The new co-main event will see heavyweights Matt Mitrione and Ben Rothwell engage.

Below is the current lineup:

Middleweight: Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch

Heavyweight: Matt Mitrione vs. Ben Rothwell

Lightweight: Dustin Poirier vs. Yancy Medeiros

Lightweight: Joe Proctor vs. Justin Edwards

Heavyweight: Derrick Lewis vs. Shawn Jordan

Welterweight: Brian Ebersole vs. Omari Akhmedov

Middleweight: Jake Collier vs. Ricardo Abreu

Bantamweight: Joe Soto vs. Anthony Birchak

Bantamweight: Leonardo Morales vs. Jose Quinonez

Bantamweight: Alex Caceres vs. Francisco Rivera

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