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Rory MacDonald-Stephen Thompson Set For UFC Fight Night 89

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The main event for UFC Fight Night 89 was announced Friday, as Rory MacDonald takes on Stephen Thompson.

Set for June 18, the event is expected to take place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The main card will air on FOX Sports 1.

MacDonald (18-3) fell to 9-3 inside the Octagon in his last match, suffering a broken nose in the process vs. UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler.

Thompson, meamwhile, is coming off a first round finish of ex-UFC champ Johny Hendricks that moved his record to 12-1 overall and 7-1 with the UFC.