The Ultimate Fighting Championship is officially heading to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on Nov. 15 for UFC 193: Lawler vs. Condit. The news was announced on Wednesday morning by the venue that will be hosting the event — and it is a big one.
UFC 193 will be held at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium which seats more than 53,000.
So, yes, the UFC is finally doing a stadium show.
— Marvel Stadium (@marvelstadiumau) August 19, 2015
It is a great way for the UFC to hold their debut event in Melbourne.
Also rumored for the event is a heavyweight rematch between Mark Hunt and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
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