UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Hunt is held on June 11 in Auckland.
MMA promotion UFC Auckland: Lewis vs. Hunt is held next Sunday at the 12,000-seat Spark Arena in Auckland. The event is a return of the Ultimate Fighting Championship to New Zealand. To date the promotion announced 12 bouts featured on the program.
The main card on Fox Sports 1 is a six-fight bill. The headline event is a clash of the heavyweights with New Zealand-born residing in Australia Mark Hunt up against Derrick Lewis of the US. The second bout from the top is a contest between Derek Brunson of the US and Dan Kelly of Australia.
Battling out in front of the home crowd Dan Hooker takes on Ross Pearson of England. Also Ion Cutelaba of Moldova faces off Henrique da Silva of Brazil.
In addition, Tim Elliott takes on his American-fellow Ben Ngyuen. As well, Australian Alexander Volkanovski challenges Mizuto Hirota of Japan.
The preliminary card on Fox Sports 1 is a four-fight deal. Headlining the program Australian Damien Brown faces off Vinc Pichel of the US. Kiwi Luke Jumeau makes his UFC debut taking on Dominique Steele of the US.
Also on the card John Moraga of the US battles out against Ashkan Mokhtarian of Australia. As well, Japanese Kiichi Kunimoto goes up against Zak Ottow of the US.
To date revealed preliminary program on UFC Fight Pass comprises two bouts. JJ Aldrich of the US faces off Chan-Mi Jeon of Korea, who is a replacement for a previously announced Nadia Kassem. Thibault Gouti of France takes on Dong Hyun Kim also representing Korea.
To date UFC Auckland fight card looks as the following:
Main Card (Fox Sports 1)
Heavyweight: Derrick Lewis vs. Mark Hunt
Middleweight: Derek Brunson vs. Dan Kelly
Lightweight: Dan Hooker vs. Ross Pearson
Light Heavyweight: Ion Cutelaba vs. Henrique da Silva
Flyweight: Tim Elliott vs. Ben Nguyen
Featherweigh:t Alexander Volkanovski vs. Mizuto Hirota
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Lightweight: Damien Brown vs. Vinc Pichel
Welterweight: Luke Jumeau vs. Dominique Steele
Flyweight: John Moraga vs. Ashkan Mokhtarian
Welterweight: Kiichi Kunimoto vs. Zak Ottow
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Women’s Strawweight: JJ Aldrich vs. Chan-Mi Jeon
Lightweight: Thibault Gouti vs. Dong Hyun Kim