Antonio Silva vs. Andrei Arlovski Set for UFC Fight Night 51
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 07.03.2014
A heavyweight rematch is set…
Globo reports that Antonio Silva will face former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski in September at UFC Fight Night 51 in Brasilia. According to sources close to the UFC, verbal agreements for the bout are reportedly in place.
UFC Fight Night 51 is set for September 13 at the Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil. The heavyweight fight will be a rematch from their Strikeforce fight in May 2010. Silvva previously won the fight by unanimous decision.
Arlovski recently returned to the UFC last month at UFC 173, beating Brendan Schaub by split decision.