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UFC® on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson Full Fight Card Finalised

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER–THE SMASHES™ LIGHTWEIGHT FINALE
TEAM UK’S NORMAN PARKE VS. COLIN FLETCHER

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER–THE SMASHES™ WELTERWEIGHT FINALE
TEAM AUSTRALIA’S ROBERT WHITTAKER VS. TEAM UK’S BRAD SCOTT

TICKETS FOR UFC® on FX: SOTIROPOULOS vs. PEARSON
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The UFC® on FX: SOTIROPOULOS vs. PEARSON fight card, which airs live on FX on Dec. 15 at 1 p.m. AEDT, has been finalised with Colin “The Freakshow” Fletcher securing his place after claiming victory over Australia’s Richie “Vas” Vaculik in the final episode of The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs. UK–The Smashes™.

After 12 episodes and 12 fantastic fights, the following bouts will determine the winners of The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs. UK–The Smashes. The winners will receive an exclusive UFC® contract:

•    Lightweight Finale - Norman Parke, Team UK vs. Colin Fletcher, Team UK
•    Welterweight Finale - Brad Scott, Team UK vs. Robert Whittaker, Team Australia
In addition to the TUF Finale matchups, the event’s main card will feature the five-round main event between The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs. UK–The Smashes opposing coaches and bitter rivals Australian George Sotiropoulos and Brit Ross Pearson and an explosive middleweight clash between honorary Aussie and vicious striker Hector Lombard, who faces Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Rousimar Palhares.

The remaining bouts for UFC® on FX: SOTIROPOULOS vs. PEARSON include:

•    Former title contender Chad Mendes takes on the debuting Hacran Dias at featherweight
•    Igor Pokrajac vs. Joey Beltran in a battle of light heavyweights strikers
•    Wrestling powerhouse Mike Pierce meets former TUF season 11 contestant Seth Baczynski
•    Team Australia’s Benny Alloway vs. teammate Manny Rodriguez at welterweight
•    Brendan Loughnane squares off against fellow Team UK lightweight Mike Wilkinson
•    Canadian Nick Penner vs. UFC-newcomer Cody Donovan at light heavyweight

Limited tickets for UFC® on FX: SOTIROPOULOS vs. PEARSON are still available. To purchase tickets or for more information visit the Gold Coast Box office or go to:

http://premier.ticketek.com.au/shows/show.aspx?sh=UFCONFX12

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