Officials found a willing fighter in Australia’s own Damien Brown for Alan Patrick this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 85.
Brown (15-8) will make his Octagon debut on the FOX Sports 1 prelims, replacing Chad Laprise, who replaced Abel Trujillo vs. Ross Pearson.
The event, set for Brisbane and the Brisbane Entertainment Centre, features a heavyweight collision between former champion Frank Mir and Mark Hunt.
Brown has picked up five wins in a row and is a veteran of the Australian Army. Patrick (12-1) sports a 2-1 Octagon mark.
Below is the complete lineup:
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1/10 p.m. ET)
Heavyweight: Frank Mir vs. Mark Hunt
Welterweight: Hector Lombard vs. Neil Magny
Lightweight: Jake Matthews vs. Johnny Case
Middleweight: Daniel Kelly vs. Antonio Carlos Junior
Middleweight: James Te Huna vs. Steve Bosse
Female Strawweight: Bec Rawlings vs. Seo Hee Ham
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Brendan O’Reilly vs. Alan Jouban
Featherweight: Daniel Hooker vs. Mark Eddiva
Welterweight: Richard Walsh vs. Viscardi Andrade
Lightweight: Alan Patrick vs. Damien Brown
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/7 p.m. ET)
Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Chad Laprise
Female Bantamweight: Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith