We are just a few short days away from seeing UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva compete in his native country, as Silva will face Stephan Bonnar in the main event of UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar Saturday night. The card goes down from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Also, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will return to action for the first time since late in 2011, facing Dave Herman in the co-main event. Other main card bouts include Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado and Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva.
Check out the extended preview for the event in the video below, and as a reminder, FightLine will have complete coverage Saturday night:
- Chris Camozzi Plans To Donate Part Of His Purse Back To Brazilian Youth
- Video: Extended Preview For Saturday's UFC 153 Card
- Bellator 76 Official With Weigh-Ins Complete
- Jon Fitch Getting Title Shots Is A "Popularity Contest"
- Phil Davis Planning To Finish Wagner Prado And Set The Record Straight
- Mark DellaGrotte Talks Here Comes The Boom, Hopes Bonnar Gets Out Of Brazil Alive
- Glover Teixeira Ready To Bring Excitement To The Octagon
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