UFC Fight Night 83 predictions and preview

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Pittsburgh on Sunday night, with UFC Fight Night 83: Cerrone vs. Oliveira.

In the main event, fan favorite Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone makes the jump to welterweight for the first time in his career as he faces a tough Brazilian who shares his nickname, Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira.

The event also features an intriguing middleweight matchup between Derek Brunson and Roan Carneiro and a catchweight bout between Team Alpha Male’s Cody Garbrandt and world jiu jitsu champion Augusto Mendes, who was a late replacement for the bout.

In total, there are 13 bouts slated for tonight’s action at the CONSOL Energy Center beginning at 5:30 p.m. ET on UFC Fight Pass, before the action switches over to FOX Sports 1.

How could all of tonight’s action play out at the CONSOL Energy Center? Let’s take a look at tonight’s picks.

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