UFC Returning to Brazil on National Hoilday, November 15th

The UFC are will be returning to Brazil on November 15th, only a day before the welterweight title face off between Georges St-Pierre and Johny Hendricks in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The news was revealed earlier today when a journalist from Tatame Magazine tweeted about the milestone:

“And now, time for breaking news: UFC will return to Brazil on November 15, a national holiday. Place still to be defined”

November 15th marked the establishment of Brazil as a republic. Their upcoming September 4th card in Belo Horizonte comes on the week of Brazilian Independence Day.

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