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UFC Fight Night 81 Card: Ross Pearson To Face Francisco Trinaldo

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Ross Pearson and Francisco Trinaldo will lock horns this January at UFC Fight Night 81, the promotion confirmed recently.

Set for January 17 from Boston’s TD Garden, the FOX Sports 1 main card features T.J. Dillashaw defending his bantamweight belt against Dominick Cruz.

Pearson (18-9), a former Ultimate Fighter winner, has won 10 of 16 overall bouts inside the Octagon. Trinaldo (18-4), meanwhile, sports an 8-3 record with the UFC.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Bantamweight Championship
T.J. Dillashaw (c) vs. Dominick Cruz

Lightweight: Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez

Heavyweight: Travis Browne vs. Matt Mitrione

Middleweight: Tim Boetsch vs. Ed Herman

Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Francisco Trinaldo

Featherweight: Jimy Hettes vs. Charles Rosa

Lightweight: Paul Felder vs. Daron Cruickshank

Welterweight: Patrick Cote vs. Ben Saunders

Light Heavyweight: Sean O’Connell vs. Ilir Latifi

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