“UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch” to Treat Australians to 12 Fights

Written by Tom Ngo
January 13th, 2011

UFC Poster 127 Penn Fitch

The Aussies love them some MMA and it appears the Octagon loves them right back. After swallowing up “UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch” tickets as if they were a pitcher of Fosters, the company will reward the fight fans from the land down under to 12 fights on February 26th.

Most major UFC  shows feature 11 bouts, six dark matches and five that will air on television. A last-minute featherweight contest between Tie Quan Zhang and Jason Reinhardt was added Wednesday.

The star-studded roster will feature a critical welterweight showdown between BJ Penn and Jon Fitch.

The live pay-per-view broadcast will air in North America at 10PM ET/7PM PT.

Here is the roster that will compete inside the Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia:

Preliminary Bouts:

Tie Quan Zhang vs. Jason Reinhardt
Anthony Perosh vs. Tom Blackledge
Maciej Jewtuszko vs. Curt Warburton
Mark Hunt vs Chris Tuchscherer
Riki Fukuda vs. Nick Ring
Alexander Gustafsson vs. James Te Huna
Spencer Fisher vs. Ross Pearson

Main Bouts:

Chris Camozzi vs. Kyle Noke
Carlos Condit vs. Chris Lytle
George Sotiropoulos vs. Dennis Siver
Jorge Rivera vs. Michael Bisping
BJ Penn vs. Jon Fitch

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