UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson takes place tomorrow, November 19, 2011 at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Two powerhouses of the light heavyweight division will collide , as former PRIDE and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson returns to the Octagon to take on former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. The winner looks to earn a coveted shot at the UFC light heavyweight crown next year.
Plus, San Jose’s own Cung Le makes his UFC debut when he battles mixed martial arts legend Wanderlei Silva in middleweight action. In addition, Sacramento’s “The California Kid,” Urijah Faber takes on former world champion Brian Bowles in bantamweight action, while welterweights Rick Story and Martin Kampmann collide in a pivotal 170-pound bout. The loaded card will also feature San Jose’s Kyle Kingsbury battling 205-pound star Stephan Bonnar.
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