The UFC’s return to Brazil will go down from Sao Paulo’s Ginasio Estadual Geraldo Jose de Almeida, as UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Bisping takes place January 19.
The main event features Brazil’s own Vitor Belfort taking on Michael Bisping in an interesting middleweight contest. Belfort, of course, is coming off a loss to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, while Bisping topped Brian Stann at the same card.
C.B. Dollaway is slated to welcome Daniel Sarafian to the UFC in the co-main event, while Gabriel Gonzaga battles Ben Rothwell in a heavyweight war.
Below is the current card:
MAIN CARD (FX)
Middleweight: Vitor Belfort vs. Michael Bisping
Middleweight: Daniel Sarafian vs. C.B. Dollaway
Heavyweight: Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Ben Rothwell
Lightweight: Thiago Tavares vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov
PRELIMINARY CARD (TBA)
Featherweight: Godofredo Pepey vs. Milton Vieira
Middleweight: Ronny Markes vs. Andrew Craig
Featherweight: Diego Nunes vs. Nik Lentz
Lightweight: Edson Barboza vs. Justin Salas
Middleweight: Thiago Perpetuo vs. Michael Kuiper
Bantamweight: Yuri Alcantara vs. George Roop
Light Heavyweight: Wagner Prado vs. Roger Hollett
Lightweight: Francisco Trinaldo vs. C.J. Keith