The Ultimate Fighter Brazil middleweight finalist Daniel Sarafian has been forced off of this Saturday’s UFC 147: Silva vs. Franklin II due to an arm injury. TUF Brazil semifinalist Serginho Moraes will replace Sarafian to face Cezar Mutante to determine the first-ever middleweight winner of the show.
The middleweight contestants will square off in the fourth bout of the main card, ahead of the rematch between TUF Brazil coach Wanderlei Silva and former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin. Seven of the 11 bouts will feature contestants from the first season of TUF Brazil. Here is the updated card for this Saturday.
Rich Franklin vs. Wanderlei Silva
Cezar Ferreira (Mutante) vs. Serginho Moraes
Rony (Jason) Mariano Bezerra vs. Godofredo Pepey
Mike Russow vs. Fabricio Werdum
Hacran Dias vs. Yuri Alcantara
Rodrigo Damm vs. Anistavio Medeiros
Francisco Drinaldo vs. Delson Heleno
Hugo Viana vs. John Teixeira
Leonardo Mafra vs. Thiago Perpétuo
Wagner Campos vs. Marcos Vinicius
Milton Vieira vs. Felipe Arantes