The main event for the August UFC card in Maine has been set, as light heavyweights Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux will meet.
Set for August 16 from the Cross Insurance Center, the card will be the first time the UFC has stopped in Maine. UFC Fight Night 47 will take place from Bangor.
Bader and St. Preux are both coming off victories at UFC 174, as “Darth” topped Rafael Cavalcante via decision and OSP stopped Ryan Jimmo.
The former Ultimate Fighter winner is on a two-fight win streak, pushing his overall mark to 17-4. Bader, who was a standout wrestler at Arizona State University, is 5-2 in his last seven overall.
St. Preux (16-5) has won each of his last five fights, including four of them via finish. He played college football for the Tennessee Volunteers.
Below is the current list of fights for the night:
Light Heavyweight: Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux
Middleweight: Tim Boetsch vs. Brad Tavares
Heavyweight: Jack May vs. Shawn Jordan
Middleweight: Sam Alvey vs. Tom Watson
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