UFC to Start Brazil Week on August 27

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Chael Sonnen, you better set your DVR. To go hand-in-hand with the season finale of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, Fuel TV and the UFC will begin a special Brazil Week on August 27.

The week-long television programming will include UFC fights showcasing Brazilians Anderson Silva, Junior dos Santos and Jose Aldo - all champions within the UFC ranks. A number of original programs will also air highlighting Royce Gracie, Vitor Belfort and others.

On Sunday, September 2, a special all-day marathon of TUF: Brazil will air, leading up to the season finale episode.

"This is an exciting theme week for Fuel TV with so much Brazilians heritage and legacy throughout the UFC," said Mike Feller, Vice President of Programming for Fuel TV. "We're excited to feature these legends of the sport."

A special editions of UFC Reloaded will display UFC 147: Silva vs. Franklin II, along with other episodes of UFC Unleashed and Best of Pride Fighting Championships.

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