Tai Tuivasa faces Junior dos Santos at UFC Adelaide
Tai Tuivasa dominates Cyril Asker at UFC 221 / Pic: Emanuel Rudnicki / FIGHTMAG

UFC Fight Night 142 is held at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on Sunday December 2. The main event bout has been reportedly set featuring a heavyweight battle between Australian Tai Tuivasa and Brazilian Junior dos Santos.

Sources confirmed the matchup to ESPN, following the first announcement by Combate.

In June Tai Tuivasa (8-0) defeated Andrei Arlovski by decision. In February he stopped Cyril Asker in the first round. The upcoming contest is his third appearance inside the Octagon this year.

Dos Santos (19-5) is the former UFC Heavyweight champion. He was back in action last month scoring a unanimous decision against Blagoy Ivanov.

Among other recently announced bouts Iranian-Australian Ashkan Mokhtarian faces Kai Kara-France of New Zealand at flyweight. The current lineup can be found below.

UFC Adelaide fight card

Heavyweight Junior dos Santos vs. Tai Tuivasa
Light Heavyweight Jim Crute vs. Craig Paul
Flyweight Ben Nguyen vs. Wilson Reis
Flyweight Kai Kara-France vs. Ashkan Mokhtarian

Misagh Norouzi
Misagh Norouzi is a Muay Thai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is an author at FIGHTMAG.

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