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UFC Fight Night 101 Main Event Announced

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A rematch five years in the making will take place later this year, as former UFC champion Luke Rockhold headlines UFC Fight Night 101 opposite Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza.

Set for November 26 (November 27 in Australia), the card will air live on FOX Sports 1 from Melbourne and Rod Laver Arena.

Rockhold (15-3) scored a victory over Souza via years ago for the Strikeforce title. He lost the UFC belt to Michael Bisping recently and is 5-2 overall inside the Octagon.

Souza (23-4) sports a 6-1 UFC record including a recent win over Vitor Belfort. He won his next eight after the loss to Rockhold, falling only to Yoel Romero.

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