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UFC returning to the Twin Cities with bouts on Oct. 5

  • Article by: PAUL WALSH
  • Star Tribune
  • July 27, 2012 - 3:05 PM

Target Center is hosting an Ultimate Fighting Championship bout this fall for the first time in four years, a spokesman said Friday.

Heavyweights Travis "Hapa" Browne and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva will headline the UFC card at Target Center on Oct. 5. The car will be telecast live on the FX network.

This will be the first time leading a card for the 6-foot-7 Browne, who is undefeated in 14 bouts. Silva's overall record is 16-4.

Tickets go on sale Aug. 10. For more information, visit www.ufc.com.

Paul Walsh • 612-673-4482

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