Today UFC President Dana White announced that the UFC would be returning to Boston this summer:
We are FINALLY going back to Boston at the TD Garden on Aug 17th for the launch of Fox Sports 1!! We are bringing a SICK card :)
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This event will mark the UFC's first return to Boston since it first visited the city in August 2010, so almost a full three year hiatus from havng an event in the city.