Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine To Headline UFC Fight Night 54

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UFC recently announced the main event of the upcoming UFC Fight Night 54 event, which takes place on October 4th. Top-ranked UFC Welterweight contender Rory MacDonald (17-2) will headline the show against highly-regarded Tarec Saffiedine (15-3).

MacDonald is riding a two-fight win streak, beating Tyron Woodley and Demian Maia in his last two trips to the Octagon.

Saffiedine is currently on a five-fight win streak, with his most notable win coming over Nate Marquardt in his final Strikeforce fight. Since joining the UFC, Saffiedine has gone 1-0, picking up a decision win over Hyun Gyu Lim in January.

UFC Fight Night 54 takes place on October 4, 2014 at the Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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