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UFC 218: Ngannou Takes On Overeem In Detroit

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Former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem will try to stop the run of Francis Ngannou this December when they square off at UFC 218.

Set for December 2 from the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, the card does not have a main event yet.

Overeem (43-15) has won two straight since a loss to Stipe Miocic for the title last year. That includes a July decision vs. Fabricio Werdum.

Ngannou (10-1) is unbeaten over five UFC fights, finishing Andrei Arlovski in January.

Below is the current fight card:

Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Francis Ngannou

Strawweight: Felice Herrig vs. Cortney Casey

Strawweight: Angela Magana vs. Amanda Cooper

Lightweight: Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje

Light Heavyweight: Dominick Reyes vs. Jeremy Kimball

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Fight Cards

UFC Fight Night 124: Stephens vs. Choi

Event Date: January 14, 2018
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC 220: Miocic vs. Ngannou

Event Date: January 20, 2018
Broadcast: PPV, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 192: Lima vs. MacDonald

Event Date: January 20, 2018
Broadcast: Paramount Network

Bellator 193: Larkin vs. Gonzalez

Event Date: January 26, 2018
Broadcast: Paramount Network

UFC on FOX 27: Jacare vs. Brunson 2

Event Date: January 27, 2018
Broadcast: Fox, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass