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UFC on FX 2, Alves vs. Kampmann Official for March 3 in Sydney, Australia

Thiago AlvesThe UFC will return to Sydney, Australia on March 3 with UFC on FX 2 featuring a main event showdown between welterweights Thiago Alves and Martin Kampmann, the UFC confirmed today.

The event airs live on FX in the United States on Friday, March 2 due to the time difference.

UFC on FX 2 also features the opening round of a four-man flyweight tournament to crown the promotion’s first 125-pound champion, as Demetrious Johnson meets Ian McCall and Joseph Benavidez faces Yasuhiro Urushitani.

The UFC drew more than 17,000 fans for both UFC 110 in 2010 and UFC 127 earlier this year at Sydney’s Allphones (formerly Acer) Arena.

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Pictured: Thiago Alves

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