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Latest UFC Fight Night 173 fight card, rumors for ‘Smith vs Teixeira’ on April 25 in Lincoln

Anthony Smith will return from hand surgery to reclaim his place among the top of the light heavyweight title contenders, starting with a five-round showdown against battle-tested veteran and 205-pound submission specialist Glover Teixeira when the promotion returns to “Cornhusker State” this April.

UFC Fight Night: Lombard v Smith Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Event: UFC Fight Night 173: “Smith vs. Teixeira”
Date: Sat., April 25, 2020
Location: Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska
Broadcast: ESPN+

UFC Fight Night 173 Main Event on ESPN+:

205 lbs.: Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

UFC Fight Night 173 Main Card, Prelims on ESPN+:

125 lbs.: Cynthia Calvillo vs. Antonina Shevchenko
155 lbs.: Evan Dunham vs. Michael Johnson
170 lbs.: Anthony Rocco Martin vs. David Zawada
185 lbs.: Zak Cummings vs. Andrew Sanchez
115 lbs.: Ariane Carnelossi vs. Mackenzie Dern
155 lbs.: Christos Giagos vs. Alan Patrick
205 lbs.: Shamil Gamzatov vs. Ovince Saint Preux
155 lbs.: Matt Frevola vs. Roosevelt Roberts
265 lbs.: Raphael Pessoa vs. Alexander Romanov

*Fight card, bout order and the amount of matches subject to change.

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