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UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping-Leites Set For Main Event

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The main and co-main events for UFC Fight Night 72 have been announced, as Michael Bisping meets Thales Leites and Ross Pearson squares off against Evan Dunham.

Set for July 18 from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, the card is scheduled to stream live on UFC Fight Pass.

Bisping (26-7) will be competing in Europe for the first time since a victory over Yoshihiro Akiyama in 2010. He is coming off a victory over C.B. Dollaway. Leites (25-4) has won eight in a row, including five straight since returning to the UFC.

Pearson (17-8) got back on track with a win over Sam Stout, while Dunham (15-6) snapped a three-fight losing skid when he bested Rodrigo Damm.

Below is the current lineup:

Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Thales Leites

Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Evan Dunham

Lightweight: Joseph Duffy vs. Ivan Jorge

Welterweight: Leon Edwards vs. Pawel Pawlak

Featherweight: Robert Whiteford vs. Paul Redmond

Light Heavyweight: Ilir Latifi vs. Hans Stringer

Lightweight: Leonardo Mafra vs. Stevie Ray

Female Strawweight: Joanne Calderwood vs. Bec Rawlings

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