The full fight card for the UFC’s return to Brazil has been finalized today, according to MMAJunkie.com.
UFC 134 will mark the UFC’s first trip back to Brazil since UFC 17.5 back in 1998 and will go down at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Featuring a middleweight title fight between Brazilian champion Anderson Silva and challenger Yushin Okami, the card will also feature Brazilian luminaries Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua.
Check out the full, official lineup below and don’t forget to check out FightLine.com’s live coverage of the fight, which goes down on August 27.
-Raphael Assuncao vs. Johnny Eduard
-Yves Jabouin vs. Ian Loveland
-Felipe Arantes vs. Yuri Alcantara
-Dan Miller vs. Rousimar Palhares
-Erick Silva vs. Mike Swick
Preliminary Card (Spike TV)
-David Mitchell vs. Paulo Thiago
-Spencer Fisher vs. Thiago Tavares
-Luiz Cane vs. Stanislav Nedkov
-Edson Barboza vs. Ross Pearson
-Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Brendan Schaub
-Forrest Griffin vs. Mauricio Rua
For the UFC middleweight championship
-(C) Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami