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Tuesday, Aug 02, 2016

UFC FN 96: Will Brooks – Alex Oliveira Among Several Confirmed Bouts

Will Brooks (photo via UFC)

By FCF Staff

Several more bouts have been added to the UFC’s October 1st card in Portland, including a lightweight bout between Will Brooks and Alex Oliveira.

Recently the promotion announced that Brooks and Oliveira will battle at UFC Fight Night 96, which will be hosted by the Moda Center.

Brooks (18-1) made his Octagon debut at the TUF 23 Finale last month, and the former Bellator champ earned a decision win over Ross Pearson.

Oliveira (14-4-1), meanwhile, decisioned James Moontasri at UFC on FOX 20, July 23rd.

In addition, the UFC has also booked the following fights for UFC FN 96:

Josh Burkman (28-13) vs. Bobby Green (23-7), Sergio Pettis (14-2) vs. Luis Smolka (11-1), Nate Marquardt (34-16-2) vs. Tamdan McCrory (14-4), Walt Harris (8-4) vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov (16-3), and Kelly Faszholz (3-1) vs. Ketlen Vieira (6-0).


posted by FCF Staff @ 1:02 pm
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