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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to the Queen City in May for the first time since 2007.  The UFC announced the new Cincinnati date on Tuesday.

The FOX Sports 1 televised card will take place on May 10 at U.S. Bank Arena. The fight card for the event is yet to be announced

The last time the UFC visited Cincinnati was on October 22, 2007 for UFC 77. Anderson Silva defended his UFC middleweight title against Cincinnati native Rich Franklin.

Tickets will go on sale March 21. For more information, visit UFC.com.

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