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UFC Fight Night 85: Updated Lineup

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Several new matchups have been set for the upcoming UFC card in Australia, including a battle of promising flyweights.

Set for March 20 from Brisbane, Australia, UFC Fight Night 85 features a headline bout pitting Mark Hunt against Frank Mir.

Added to the night will be Justin Scoggins vs. Ben Nguyen and Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith, according to a report by the Courier Mail recently.

Scoggins (11-2) has won two in a row, including a victory over Ray Borg in which he declared himself the “uncrowned” champion of the division after. Nguyen, who trains out of Brisbane now, has picked up first round victories in both his UFC appearances.

Below is the current lineup:

Heavyweight: Frank Mir vs. Mark Hunt

Welterweight: Hector Lombard vs. Neil Magny

Middleweight: James Te Huna vs. Steve Bosse

Welterweight: Brendan O’Reilly vs. Alan Jouban

Middleweight: Daniel Kelly vs. Antonio Carlos Junior

Lightweight: Jake Matthews vs. Johnny Case

Female Strawweight: Bec Rawlings vs. Seohee Ham

Lightweight: Chad Laprise vs. Alan Patrick

Featherweight: Daniel Hooker vs. Mark Eddiva

Welterweight: Richard Walsh vs. Viscardi Andrade

Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Abel Trujillo

Flyweight: Justin Scoggins vs. Ben Nguyen

Female Bantamweight: Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith

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