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Hunter Azure set for a UFC Fight Night return tonight


Last updated 5/13/2020 at 8:03am

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Former Montana State University-Northern wrestler Hunter Azure will fight tonight on ESPN+ as part of UFC Fight Night: Smith vs Teixeira.

Last month’s cancellation of UFC 249 was devastating for former Montana State University-Northern wrestler Hunter Azure. Tonight though, he gets another chance.

Azure will take on Brian Kelleher tonight at UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira in Jacksonville, Florida. It will be his first fight in some time, and he’s anxious to continue his undefeated streak since his big undercard bout with Umar Nurmagomedov in a bantamweight bout at UFC 249 on April 18 was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

However, UFC returned with the a re-organized 249 last Saturday night, in front of no f...

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