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Monday, Jul 22, 2013

UFC Fight Night 28 Adds Kenny Robertson vs. Joao Zeferino, Piotr Hallmann vs. Francisco Trinaldo


By FCF Staff

The upcoming, September 4th UFC on FOX Sports 1 card is nearing completion, as two more bouts have reportedly beed added to the event, which will take place in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. At welterweight, Kenny Robertson will take on Joao Zeferino, and at lightweight Piotr Hallmann will battle Francisco Trinaldo.

The UFC Brazil Twitter feed has confirmed the Robertson-Zeferino match-up, while Hallman has also confirmed via Twitter that his bout with Trinaldo is a go.

Robertson (12-3) is coming off a majority decision loss to Sean Pierson at UFC 161 in June, while Zeferino (13-5) was handed a UD loss by middleweight Rafael Natal in his last outing at UFC on FX 8.

Hallmann (13-1) will be making his UFC debut having won nine straight bouts, and Trinaldo (13-2) meanwhile, has scored wins over C.J. Keith and most recently Mike Rio in his last two UFC outings.

UFC Fight Night 28 (formerly known as UFC on FS1 3) will feature a bout between light-heavyweight contenders Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader in the main event.


posted by FCF Staff @ 4:06 pm
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