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The UFC returns to action for UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir on Saturday, March 19 at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia.

The night kicks off with a two-fight early prelim card at 7:00 p.m. eastern on UFC Fight Pass, followed by a four-fight main card at 8:00 p.m. on Fox Sports 1 and finishes up with a six-fight main card also on FS1.

The main event features a five-round heavyweight bout between Mark Hunt and former UFC champion Frank Mir. Hunt is 2-2 over his last four bouts, including a first-round TKO win over Antônio Silva at UFC 193 in November. Mir 2-5 over his last seven and 1-2 over his last three. In his last bout, Mir was defeated via unanimous decision to Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191.

The co-main event features a three-round welterweight bout between Hector Lombard and Neil Magny. Lombard returns to action following his suspension for the use of anabolic steroids. He had his fight against Josh Burkman turned into a No Decision after his fail drug test was announced. Magny is 9-1 over his last 10 bouts with his only loss coming at the hand of Demian Maia at UFC 190.

12 bouts are schedule for UFC Fight Night 85 and the Mill City Sports MMA crew has predicted who will be the winner of each main card fight. This week’s Mill City Sports predictions are sponsored by DraftKings!

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LAST FIGHT CARD (UFC 196)
Justin Soderberg  (@JMSoderberg) 4-1
Greg Celona  (@G_Celona) 1-4
Mike McMahon  (@MikeMcMahonPW) 1-4
Martin Foley  (@martfo) 2-3
Jared Soderberg 2-3

Take a look at our predictions for this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 85 main card:

FIGHT NIGHT 85
PREDICTIONS
Hunt
vs.
Mir
Magney
vs.
Lombard
Matthews
vs.
Chase
Kelly
vs.
Carlos Junior
Te-Huna
vs.
Bosse
Rawlings
vs.
Ham
Ju. Soderberg
All-time: 242-130
Mark
Hunt
Neil
Magney
Johnny
Case
Dan
Kelly
James
Te-Huna
Bec
Rawlings
G. Celona
All-time: 230-149
Frank
Mir
Hector
Lombard
Jake
Matthews
Dan
Kelly
James
Te-Huna
Bec
Rawlings
M. McMahon
All-time: 221-146
Mark
Hunt
Hector
Lombard
Jake
Matthews
Dan
Kelly
James
Te-Huna
Bec
Rawlings
M. Foley
All-time: 100-74
Mark
Hunt
Hector
Lombard
Johnny
Case
Antonio
Carlos Junior
James
Te-Huna
Bec
Rawlings
Ja. Soderberg
All-time: 118-87
Frank
Mir
Neil
Magney
Jake
Matthews
Dan
Kelly
Steve
Bosse
Bec
Rawlings
FIGHT NIGHT 85
UNDER CARDS
Brendan O’Reilly vs. Alan Jouban; Dan Hooker vs. Mark Eddiva; Leslie Smith vs. Rin Nakai; Richard Walsh vs. Viscardi Andrade; Ross Pearson vs. Chad Laprise; and Alan Patrick vs. Damien Brown.

Next up after UFC Fight Night 85 is UFC Fight Night 86: Rothwell vs. dos Santos on Sunday, April 10 at the Arena Zagreb in Zagreb, Croatia. A five-round heavyweight fight between Ben Rothwell and former champion Junior dos Santos is expected to headline the event.