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UFC’s Brazilian Return In November All Set

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The lineup for the November 8 UFC Fight Night 56 event in Brazil is complete, as five bouts will comprise the FOX Sports 1 main card.

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, a former UFC light heavyweight champion, returns to the Octagon to take on Jimi Manuwa in the main event from the Ginasio Municipal Tancredo Neves in Uberlandia, Brazil. The main card begins with former Ultimate Fighter winner Juliana Lima facing off with Nina Ansaroff at 10:30 p.m. ET.

Five bouts are also set for FOX Sports 2 at 8 p.m. ET, including Diego Rivas vs. Rodolfo Rubio, Caio Magalhaes-Trevor Smith, Dhiego Lima and Charlie Brenneman. Two bouts air on UFC Fight Pass at 7 p.m. ET.

Below is the current card for the night:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1/10:30 p.m. ET)

Light Heavyweight: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Jimi Manuwa

Light Heavyweight: Ovince St. Preux vs. Francimar Barroso

Flyweight: John Lineker vs. Ian McCall

Welterweight: Warlley Alves vs. Alan Jouban

Female Strawweight: Juliana Lima vs. Nina Ansaroff

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 2/8 p.m. ET)

Featherweight: Diego Rivas vs. Rodolfo Rubio

Welterweight: Leon Edwards vs. Claudio Silva

Middleweight: Caio Magalhaes vs. Trevor Smith

Welterweight: Dhiego Lima vs. Pawel Pawlak

Lightweight: Leandro Silva vs. Charlie Brenneman

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/7 p.m. ET)

Bantamweight: Thomas Almeida vs. Tim Gorman

Welterweight: Colby Covington vs. Wagner Silva

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