UFC Fight Night 95: Fight Card Information and Preview for Brasília event

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Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

UFC Fight Night 95 will be held on September 24, 2016, at Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasília, Brazil.

The event in Brasília will be the second that the organization hosted in the Brazilian capital city, with the first being UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski in September 2014.

The event is expected to be headlined by a catchweight bout of 140 lbs between former Strikeforce Women’s Featherweight Champion and current Invicta FC Featherweight Champion Cristiane Justino  and promotional newcomer Lina Lansberg.

Justino (16-1-1 MMA) made her UFC debut in her last bout, a TKO win over Leslie Smith at UFC 198 which was also contested at a catchweight of 140lbs. Lansberg (6-1 MMA) lost her MMA debut, however, has won six straight since then. Her last bout was a TKO win over Maria Hougaard Djursaa in March.

The co-main event features a featherweight bout between former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao as he takes on Phillipe Nover.

A featherweight bout between Godofredo Pepey and Mike De La Torre will kick off the main card on Fox Sports 1 whilst a lightweight bout between Gilbert Burns and Michel Prazeres will headline the preliminary card which is also being aired on Fox Sports 1.

A lightweight bout between  Alan Patrick and Stevie Ray will headline the UFC Fight Pass preliminary portion of the card.

Check out the full fight card below:

Main Card (Fox Sports 1)
Cristiane Justino vs. Lina Lansberg
Renan Barão vs. Phillipe Nover
Roy Nelson vs. Antônio Silva
Francisco Trinaldo vs. Paul Felder
Thiago Santos vs. Eric Spicely
Godofredo Pepey vs. Mike De La Torre

Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Gilbert Burns vs. Michel Prazeres
Rani Yahya vs. Michinori Tanaka
Jussier Formiga vs. Dustin Ortiz
Erick Silva vs. Luan Chagas

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Alan Patrick vs. Stevie Ray
Vicente Luque vs. Héctor Urbina
Glaico França vs. Gregor Gillespie

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