UFC News and Notes
Nov 24, 2011 - by Steve Gerweck
– Update on UFC 142 on 1/14 at Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena: Michihiro Omigawa vs. Yuri Alcantara, Yuri Alcantara vs. Michihiro Omigawa, and Felipe Arantes vs. Antonio “Pato” Carvalho to the card.
– Steve Cantwell is returning to UFC and will face Riki Fukuda at UFC 144.
– Update on UFC on FX 1 in Nashville: Kamal Shalorus vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov has been signed for the event, and the recently signed Reza Madadi is also expected to fight that night.
– The initial numbers indicate that UFC 139 generated about 270,000 PPV buys.