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Ben Rothwell-Junior Dos Santos Headline UFC Fight Night 86

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Heavyweight contenders Ben Rothwell and Junior dos Santos will headline the first-ever UFC card in Croatia.

Set for April 10, UFC Fight Night 86 takes place inside the Arena Zagreb in Zagreb, Croatia. The main card airs on FOX Sports 1 after early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.

Rothwell (36-9) picked up his sixth Octagon victory recently, becoming the first fighter to submit former UFC champion Josh Barnett. He has won four in a row overall, including a knockout of Alistair Overeem.

Dos Santos (17-4) is coming off a loss to Overeem that dropped him to 11-3 with the UFC and just 2-3 over his last five. The 32-year-old former UFC heavyweight champion holds wins over Cain Velasquez, Stipe Miocic, Frank Mir and Shane Carwin.

Other previously announced fights include Igor Pokrajac vs. Jan Blachowicz, Ruslan Magomedov vs. Gabriel Gonzaga and Nicolas Dalby vs. Bartosz Fabinski.

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