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TUF Brazil Finale Scores Three New Official Fights

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The UFC has made three bouts official for UFC Fight Night: Dos Santos vs. Miocic in May. The card takes place May 31 from Brazil.

In the main event, Junior dos Santos squares off with Stipe Miocic. Two TUF Brazil winners will be crowned on the night in the middleweight and heavyweight divisions.

Officials have tabbed Rony Jason-Robbie Peralta, a bout previously confirmed by FightLine, for the main card. Also, Diego Brandao squares off with Brian Ortega and Pedro Munhoz meets Matt Hobar.

Jason (14-4) has won four of five, including the first season of TUF Brazil. Peralta (17-4) is 3-1 with the promotion, including a recent knockout victory over Estevan Payan.

Brandao (18-9) is also a former TUF winner, capturing the season 14 title. Ortega (8-0) is relinquishing the Resurrection Fighting Alliance featherweight title he won in January to debut with the UFC.

Hobar (8-1) is also making his Octagon debut after winning three straight in Legacy FC, while Munhoz (10-1) suffered his first career loss in February to Raphael Assuncao.

Below is the scheduled lineup:


Heavyweight: Junior dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic

The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Middleweight Final

The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Heavyweight Final

Welterweight: Demian Maia vs. Alexander Yakovlev

Featherweight: Robbie Peralta vs. Rony Jason


Featherweight: Diego Brandao vs. Brian Ortega

Lightweight: Ernest Chavez vs. Elias Silverio

Lightweight: Rodrigo Damm vs. Rashid Magomedov

Welterweight: Paulo Thiago vs. Gasan Umalatov

Featherweight: Mark Eddiva vs. Edimilson Souza

Bantamweight: Matt Hobar vs. Pedro Munhoz