The UFC will be returning to Abu Dhabi on April 11th with a Fight Night card in the DU Arena. The show is the second put on in the Emirate, after UFC 112 back in 2010. The fight card will feature 10 bouts with four on the main card and six on the prelims. The entire show will be streamed live on Fight Pass, starting at 11:30am ET/8:30 am PT. The main card kicks off at 2pm ET/11am PT. It will also be aired live on TV in many countries outside the United States.
The headlining bout is in the heavyweight division, with legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira returning to the octagon for the first time in 10 months to face off with veteran Roy Nelson. The co-main will see Tatsuya Kawajiri in his second UFC fight, taking on grinder Clay Guida in a featherweight attraction. Also featured on the main card will be a welterweight bout between John Howard and Ryan LaFlare, along with a lightweight bout between Beneil Dariush and Ramsey Nijem.
Here's a look at the full card:
Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
Clay Guida vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri
John Howard vs. Ryan LaFlare
Beneil Dariush vs. Ramsey Nijem
Daniel Omielanczuk vs. Jared Rosholt
Johnny Bedford vs. Rani Yahya
Thales Leites vs. Trevor Smith
Chris Camozzi vs. Andrew Craig
Dustin Ortiz vs. Alptekin Ozkilic
Jim Alers vs. Alan Omer