UFC 147: Wanderlei Silva vs. Rich Franklin The Rematch Set Following Vitor Belfort Injury

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The Ultimate Fighting Championships has announced, Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin will face Wanderlei Silva in the main event at UFC 147. The rematch will take place at catchweight of 190 lbs in Wanderlei’s home country of Brazil.

The two previously fought at UFC 99 in Germany, with Rich Franklin coming out on top via unanimous decision. That fight earned the fight of the night bonus.