Brazil Gets Two Big Summer Showdowns

The UFC announced Friday that Brazil will be the site for two exciting battles in the heavyweight and welterweight divisions.

At UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro on August 1, former world title challenger Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva will attempt to get back in the win column when he meets up with Australia's Soa "The Hulk" Palelei.

But first, it's the TUF Brazil 4 Finale event in Sao Paulo on June 27, and an intriguing meeting between Santiago Ponzinibbio and Lorenz Larkin.


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