UFC Fight Night Set for Louisville on June 8

Guess what? After nearly 13 long years, we’re making a grand return to The ‘Ville. That’s right, mark your calendars for June 8th, ’cause #UFCLouisville is happening. Shoutout to @ufc for the heads up! And oh, have you seen the hype pic? [Check it out here](https://t.co/ogIMo5nYbY). Hats off to the KFC Yum! Center for dropping this bomb on us on April 17, 2024.

So, here’s the scoop. The Ultimate Fighting Championship is stepping out of its usual haunt, the UFC Apex, for its June 8 shindig. And where’s this happening? None other than the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky. It’s a big deal because, believe it or not, the UFC hasn’t set foot in the city since way back on March 3, 2011.

Let’s take a quick trip down memory lane, shall we? The last time the UFC threw down at this venue was for UFC Live 3. That night, Diego Sanchez snagged a win that had folks talking, beating Martin Kampmann in a unanimous decision that still has people scratching their heads. But that’s not all – big names like Chris Weidman, Mark Munoz, and Rousimar Palhares also left with their hands raised.

Now, fast forward to the upcoming UFC Fight Night, and we’re all on the edge of our seats ’cause there’s no headliner announced yet. But hold your horses, we’ve got some matchups that are sure to get your blood pumping. Picture this: Raul Rosas Jr. squaring off against Ricky Turcios, Cody Stamann taking on Taylor Lapilus, Brunno Ferreira duking it out with Dustin Stoltzfus, and Miguel Baeza facing Punahele Soriano. Talk about a lineup!

So, there you have it. The countdown to June 8th is on, and the anticipation is building. Will we see another night of unforgettable fights? Only time will tell. But one thing’s for sure – UFC Fight Night at the KFC Yum! Center is not to be missed.

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