The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s June 28th double header starts off with the first ever UFC in New Zealand, UFC Fight Night 43 “Te Huna vs. Marquardt” at the Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand.
The Middleweight debut of James Te Huna (16-7) will come against Nate Marquardt (32-13-2) who will be making his 185 lbs. return; in the main event of the first event UFC’s first trip to New Zealand.
The Ultimate Fighting Championships returned to the land down under for UFC Fight Night 33 on December 7, but due to the time difference the event will be televised in the United States on Friday December 6. The event took place at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; headlined by Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva vs. Mark “Super Samoan” Hunt.
The first UFC Fight Night to take place in Australia will take place on December 7, in Queensland, Australia. The main event will be a Heavyweight showdown between Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (18-5) and Mark “The Super Samoan” Hunt (9-8).