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Mark Hunt set to headline UFC Fight Night 121 against Marcin Tybura in Sydney

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The unflappable Mark Hunt will be back in action as he headlines UFC Fight Night 121 on Nov. 18 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney, Australia, against rising heavyweight contender Marcin Tybura, per a recent report by Polish website The main event billing was later confirmed by MMA Junkie.

Hunt, 43, is fresh off a knockout victory over Derrick Lewis back at UFC Fight Night 110 this past June. The hard-hitting veteran has once again surfaced in ongoing heavyweight title discussions and will move even closer to contention entering 2018 if he’s able to knock off a streaking youngster like Tybura.

Tybura, 31, is coming off a unanimous decision victory over former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski back at UFC Fight Night 111. The Polish heavyweight has won three-straight fights since losing his promotional debut to Timothy Johnson back in 2016.

The only other bout announced for this event at this time is a heavyweight clash between 24-year-old UFC newcomer Tai Tuivasa and 35-year-old journeyman Rashad Coulter.

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