The two fighters are currently coaching the first Brazilian edition of The Ultimate Fighter and will meet in the cage upon the show's conclusion.
Silva and Belfort famously first met at UFC Brazil in 1998, where Belfort blitzed and quickly knocked out The Axe Murderer in front of their countrymen.
UFC 147 is expected to take place on June 23, likely at the Estádio Jornalista Felipe Drumond in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
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