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Former Olympian Set For Action At UFC Fight Night 55

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Daniel Kelly will make his UFC debut in front of his home fans, as the Olympian has agreed to face Luke Zachrich at UFC Fight Night 55.

Set for November 8 from Sydney and the Allphones Arena, the entire card will air on UFC Fight Pass. In the main event, Michael Bisping meets Luke Rockhold.

Kelly (5-0) is the only judo competitor to compete in four Olympic games for Australia, including the recent 2012 Summer Olympics. Four of his five pro bouts have ended early, including a 2006 debut win via TKO. Most recently, he knocked out Bor Bratovz in 2013.

Zachrich (14-3) has split his two Octagon appearances, defeating Guilherme Vasconcelos and falling to Caio Magalhaes.

Below is the current lineup:

Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Luke Rockhold

Light Heavyweight: Anthony Perosh vs. Guto Inocente

Middleweight: Clint Hester vs. Robert Whittaker

Heavyweight: Soa Palelei vs. Daniel Omielanczuk

Lightweight: Vagner Rocha vs. Jake Matthews

Welterweight: Dylan Andrews vs. Sam Alvey

Welterweight: Vik Grujic vs. Chris Clements

Middleweight: Luke Zachrich vs. Daniel Kelly

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