The UFC is coming to Michigan. Yesterday, all but confirmed the UFC would be heading to the Detroit area for UFC 123, and today MMA Fighting confirmed it with Dana White.

UFC 123 is headed to Auburn Hills, Michigan.

That’s the word from UFC president Dana White, who told MMA Fighting that the finalization of a deal to bring the Nov. 20 event to The Palace of Auburn Hills in the Detroit suburb closed on Wednesday morning.

The card will be headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Lyoto Machida. The latest UFC 123 fight card can be found in our fight cards section.