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UFC 126: Official with Ten Bouts

Written on January 12, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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UFC 126: Silva vs Belfort is now official with ten bouts. Check out who among your favorite fighters made it to the card, and get ready to place your bets. Because this is going to be one explosive show!

Once again, Anderson will put his middleweight championship belt on the line, as he faces Vitor at the upcoming event. They will headline the match, along with the most anticipated light heavyweight showdown between Forrest Griffin and Rich Franklin. In addition to this, will lock horns with TUF season 8 winner, Ryan Bader, in a 205lb. tourney.

Meanwhile, former WEC bantamweight champion, Miguel Torres, will make his first Octagon appearance in a featured 135lb. match-up against Antonio Banuelos. Finally, Norifumi Yamamoto will also make his UFC debut in a preliminary bantamweight tilt against Demetrius Johnson.

UFC Middleweight Championship

Forrest Griffin vs. Rich Franklin
Jake Ellenberger vs. Carlos Eduardo Rocha
Ryan Bader vs. Jon Jones
Miguel Torres vs. Antonio Banuelos
Chad Mendes vs. Michihiro Omigawa
Paul Taylor vs. Gabe Ruediger
Norifumi Yamamoto vs.
Kyle Kingsbury vs. Ricardo Romero
vs. Kenny Robertson
* Donald Cerrone vs. Paul Kelly

UFC 126: Silva vs Belfort will take place on February 5, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. There are ten fights official for the event, that will air in a pay-per-view live.

* Not Official

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