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KING MO, BELLATOR AND TNA WRESTLING JOIN FORCES FOR UNPRECEDENTED ALLIANCE ON SPIKE TV
Former Light Heavyweight Champ to Fight for Bellator in 2013
And Join the Stars of TNA Wrestling This Summer
New York, NY, May 10, 2012 – In an unprecedented move, one of the biggest names in mixed martial arts, “King Mo
UFC announced today at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Brazil would be the site of UFC 147 on 6/23. This confirms reports the previous report in the newsletter of Belo Horizonte as the host city of the show.UFC officials said the deal was finlized Wednesday, and on 5/16, there will be a ceremony with UFC officials Marshall Zelaznik and Jaime Pollack, city officials and Vitor Belfort, who will headline the show.Belfort vs. Wanderlei Silva will headline along with the finals of the featherweight and middleweight tournaments on TUF Brazil, a reality how that is currently airing on Globo, the largest network in the country.
Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar will be on 8/11 in Denver. Henderson over the weekend had said that the fight was being moved to September, but Dana White officially announced the date tonight on UFC Tonight.
White also announced that Urijah Faber would be fighting for the interim bantamweight title on 7/7 in Las Vegas. He didn't announce the opponent, but most likely it would be either Michael McDonald or Renan Barao. It may be announced on Friday night's Ultimate Fighter.
On Twitter Wednesday night, Dana White announced that UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones will face Dan Henderson in Las Vegas, NV, on Saturday, September 1st -- expected to be UFC 151.
The long talked about U.K. vs. Australia version of Ultimate Fighter, with the goal of being on mainstream television in both countries, was officially announced today by UFC.UFC announced tryouts for Team Australia on 6/12 in Sydney, and for Team U.K. on 6/15 in London, looking at doing a bantamweight (135 pound) and welterweight (170) weight classes. All fighters trying out must have had three verifiable professional fights with at least two wins.The show, called "Australia vs. U.K. - The Smashes" is expected to air in the fall with the show being taped in Sydney and the finals possibly in Brisbane. Broadcast details for the show were not announced.
Luke Rockhold vs. Tim Kennedy for the middleweight title. The show will be 7/14 at the Rose Garden in Portland.